Schwisow Family History

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Schwisow Name Meaning

Eastern German: variant of Schwiesow.

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


Similar surnames: Schwiesow, Schossow, Schoessow, Schwass, Schisel, Schwier, Schwer

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Schwisow Family Origin

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Schwisow Family Occupations

What did your Schwisow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schwisow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Schwisow's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Schwisow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schwisow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schwisow 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Schwisow. 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 Schwisow. For the veterans among your Schwisow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schwisow Life Expectancy

What is the average Schwisow lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Schwisow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Schwisow in 1964 was 72, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schwisow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schwisow 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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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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