Schworm Family History

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Schworm Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin. Perhaps a nickname for a noisy person, from the verb stem of Middle Low German schwormen ‘to make noise’, ‘rage’.

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

Similar surnames: Schwarm, Schorr, Schwoch, Schwark, Schoor, Schwan, Schwer, Schwab

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Schworm Family Origin

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Schworm Family Occupations

What did your Schworm ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schworm family was Blacksmith. The most common Schworm occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 13% of Schworm's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Bar Keeper and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schworm.

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  • Keeping House

  • Bar Keeper

  • Barber

  • Blacksmith


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

Schworm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schworm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schworm 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 110 immigration records available for the last name Schworm. 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 500 military records available for the last name Schworm. For the veterans among your Schworm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schworm Life Expectancy

What is the average Schworm lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Schworm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Schworm in 1965 was 79, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schworm 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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