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Swofford Family Origin

Where is the Swofford family from?

Swofford Family Occupations

What did your Swofford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swofford. A less common occupation for the Swofford family was Farm Laborer. The most common Swofford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Swofford's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Swofford Historical Records

What Swofford family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Swofford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Swofford census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 296 immigration records available for the last name Swofford. 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 Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Swofford. For the veterans among your Swofford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Swofford Life Expectancy

What is the average Swofford lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Swofford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Swofford in 1955 was 41, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Swofford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Swofford ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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