Sweat Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Sweet.

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


Similar surnames: Sweatt, Seat, Sweet, Wead, Sweazy, Swan, Sear, Great, Seal, Smeal

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Sweat Family Origin

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Sweat Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sweat. The most common Sweat occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Sweat's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sweat family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Sweat | Data not to scale

Sweat Historical Records

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Sweat Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Sweat life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Sweat in 1943 was 42, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sweat

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