Swigert Family History

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Swigert Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schweigert or Zweigert, an occupational name for a gardener or tender of fruit trees or vines, from an agent derivative of Middle High German zwigen ‘to graft’, ‘to plant’. Compare Sweigart.

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


Similar surnames: Swigart, Swinger, Seiger, Sweigart, Swagler, Sweger, Swiggett

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Swigert Family Origin

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Swigert Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Swigert family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swigert. The most common Swigert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Swigert's were Farmers.

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Swigert Historical Records

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Swigert Life Expectancy

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