Swafford Family History

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Swafford Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin, probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. Compare Swofford.

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


Similar surnames: Stafford, Sifford, Spafford, Safford, Stalford, Gafford, Wafford

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Swafford Family Origin

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Swafford Family Occupations

What did your Swafford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swafford. A less common occupation for the Swafford family was Works On Farm. The most common Swafford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Swafford's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Works On Farm

    3%

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

Swafford Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Swafford ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Swafford Life Expectancy

What is the average Swafford lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, Swafford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Swafford in 1945 was 39, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Swafford 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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