Schwoch Family History

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Schwoch Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin. Either an altered spelling or a variant of Schwach, a nickname for a weak, feeble person (from Middle High German swach), or, if of Slavic origin, from the reflexive adjective svoj ‘own’.

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

Similar surnames: Schoch, Schworm, Schock, Schroth, Schrock, Schlick, Schwer, Schroll

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Schwoch Family Origin

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Schwoch Family Occupations

What did your Schwoch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schwoch occupation in the USA was Farming. 100% of Schwoch's were Farmings.

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  • Farming


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Schwoch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 694 census records available for the last name Schwoch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schwoch 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 121 immigration records available for the last name Schwoch. 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 271 military records available for the last name Schwoch. For the veterans among your Schwoch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schwoch Life Expectancy

What is the average Schwoch lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Schwoch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Schwoch in 1946 was 67, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schwoch 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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