Shwartz Family History

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Shwartz Name Meaning

Jewish: variant of Schwartz ‘dark’.

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

Similar surnames: Swartz, Schwartz, Schwarcz, Shvarts, Schwartze, Swarts, Schwarz

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Shwartz Family Origin

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Shwartz Family Occupations

What did your Shwartz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shwartz. A less common occupation for the Shwartz family was Boiler Maker. The most common Shwartz occupation in the USA was Laborer. 31% of Shwartz's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Boiler Maker


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

Shwartz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Shwartz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shwartz 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Shwartz. 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 289 military records available for the last name Shwartz. For the veterans among your Shwartz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shwartz Life Expectancy

What is the average Shwartz lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Shwartz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Shwartz in 1963 was 79, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shwartz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shwartz 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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