Swasey Family History

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Swasey Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Possibly an Anglicized form of Dutch Swijse(n), variant of Wijs ‘wise’ (see Wise).

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

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Swasey Family Origin

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Swasey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Grocer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Swasey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Swasey's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swasey. A less common occupation for the Swasey family was Grocer.

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Swasey Historical Records

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Swasey Life Expectancy

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