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Sweany Family Origin

Where is the Sweany family from?

Sweany Family Occupations

What did your Sweany ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sweany occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Sweany's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sweany family was At Home. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sweany.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • At Home

    3%

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

Sweany Historical Records

What Sweany family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sweany. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sweany census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Sweany

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Sweany. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sweany. For the veterans among your Sweany ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sweany Life Expectancy

What is the average Sweany lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Sweany life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Sweany in 1958 was 29, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sweany

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sweany 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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