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Sweidel Family History

Sweidel Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Seidel, Speidel, Weidel, Steidel, Wendel, Weide, Reidel, Weider

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Where is the Sweidel family from?

Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sweidel surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
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What did your Sweidel ancestors do for a living?

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


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Census Records

There are 12 census records available for the last name Sweidel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sweidel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 21 immigration records available for the last name Sweidel. 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 Cards

There are 7 military records available for the last name Sweidel. For the veterans among your Sweidel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sweidel lifespan?

Between 1971 and 1990, in the United States, Sweidel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Sweidel in 1971 was 66, and 88 in 1990.

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