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Schwinger Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from places called Schwinge or Schwingen (see Schwing 2).

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


Similar surnames: Schlinger, Schwing, Schwenger, Schwitzer, Scheiner, Schwander

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Schwinger Family Origin

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Schwinger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Butcher

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwinger. The most common Schwinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Schwinger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schwinger family was Butcher.

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Schwinger Life Expectancy

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