Schwery Family History

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Schwery Name Meaning

German: probably a kinship name, from Middle High German sweher, swer ‘father-in-law’.

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

Similar surnames: Schwer, Schwarm, Scheer, Schwein, Scher, Schwerdt, Scherf, Schwenk

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Schwery Family Origin

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Schwery Family Occupations

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Schwery Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schwery. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schwery census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 275 immigration records available for the last name Schwery. 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 64 military records available for the last name Schwery. For the veterans among your Schwery ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schwery Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Schwery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Schwery in 1959 was 54, and 87 in 2003.

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