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Schwenke Family Origin

Where is the Schwenke family from?

Schwenke Family Occupations

What did your Schwenke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schwenke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Schwenke's were Farmers. Farmer, At Home and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwenke. A less common occupation for the Schwenke family was Carman.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • At Home

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Carman

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Schwenke ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Schwenke Historical Records

What Schwenke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schwenke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schwenke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Schwenke

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Schwenke. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Schwenke. For the veterans among your Schwenke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schwenke Life Expectancy

What is the average Schwenke lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Schwenke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Schwenke in 1946 was 44, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schwenke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schwenke ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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