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Schwendeman Name Meaning

German (Schwendemann): topographic or habitational name from places called Schwende, denoting cleared areas in the forest, for instance in Switzerland (Appenzell canton).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Schwendeman Family Origin

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Schwendeman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Brass Finisher

    8%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schwendeman family was Carpenter. Farmer, Brass Finisher and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwendeman. The most common Schwendeman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Schwendeman's were Farmers.

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Schwendeman Historical Records

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Schwendeman Life Expectancy

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Famous Schwendeman Family

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