Schwenk Family History
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Schwenk Name Meaning
North German: variant of Schwanke. South German (mainly Württemberg, Silesia, and Bavaria): from Middle High German swenken ‘to swing or sling’, apparently a nickname, of which the original application cannot now be established.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Schlenk, Schenk, Schwank, Schwer, Schrenk, Schieck, Schunk, Schrank