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Where is the Swink family from?
You can see how Swink families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Swink family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Swink families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 17 Swink families living in North Carolina. This was about 31% of all the recorded Swink's in the USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Swink families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Swink surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Swink. 22% of Swink men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Swink women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Swink were Carpenter and Spinner.