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Sweers Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch swere ‘father-in-law’, ‘son-in-law’, hence a nickname to distinguish between bearers of the same personal name related by marriage.

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

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Sweers Family Origin

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Sweers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Bookkeeper

    14%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Clerks In Store

    14%

In 1880, Farmer, Bookkeeper and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sweers. A less common occupation for the Sweers family was Clerks In Store. The most common Sweers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Sweers's were Farmers.

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Sweers Historical Records

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Sweers Life Expectancy

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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