Swaine Family History

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Swaine Name Meaning

Northern English and Irish: variant of Swain.

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

Similar surnames: Swayne, Swain, Stine, Swire, Baine, Saine, Shayne, Sabine, Draine

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Swaine Family Origin

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Swaine Family Occupations

What did your Swaine ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swaine. A less common occupation for the Swaine family was Farm Laborer. The most common Swaine occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Swaine's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer


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

Swaine Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 36,000 census records available for the last name Swaine. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Swaine 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Swaine. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Swaine. For the veterans among your Swaine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Swaine Life Expectancy

What is the average Swaine lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Swaine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Swaine in 1962 was 75, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Swaine

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Swaine 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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