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Swainston Name Meaning

English: habitational name from an unidentified place. There is a place so named on the Isle of Wight (and one called Swainstone in Devon). However, in England the surname is concentrated in County Durham, suggesting that it could be a variant of the habitational name Swanston.

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

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Swainston Family Origin

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Swainston Family Occupations

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  • Farm Labr

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farming

    33%

In 1880, Farm Labr and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Swainston. The most common Swainston occupation in the USA was Farm Labr. 33% of Swainston's were Farm Labrs. A less common occupation for the Swainston family was Farming.

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Swainston Historical Records

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Swainston Life Expectancy

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