Swor Family History

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Swor Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Schwör, itself a variant of Schwehr. Compare Schwer, Schweer

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


Similar surnames: Spor, Sarr, Sher, Sur, Spar, Saur, Story, Kwok, Swab, Coor

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Swor Family Origin

Where is the Swor family from?

Swor Family Occupations

What did your Swor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Swor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Swor's were Farmers. Farmer, Farms and School Teacher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swor. A less common occupation for the Swor family was Wash Woman.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farms

    11%
  • School Teacher

    11%
  • Wash Woman

    11%

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

Swor Historical Records

What Swor family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Swor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Swor census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Swor

Passenger List

There are 100 immigration records available for the last name Swor. 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 554 military records available for the last name Swor. For the veterans among your Swor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Swor Life Expectancy

What is the average Swor lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Swor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Swor in 1944 was 79, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Swor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Swor 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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