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Where is the Swofford family from?
You can see how Swofford families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Swofford family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Swofford families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 27 Swofford families living in Tennessee. This was about 57% of all the recorded Swofford's in the USA. Tennessee had the highest population of Swofford families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Swofford surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Swofford. 27% of Swofford men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Swofford women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Swofford were Salesman and Cook.