Swoveland Family History

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Swoveland Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schwabeland, a regional name for someone from Swabia (German Schwaben; see Schwab).

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

Similar surnames: Roseland, Loveland, Cleveland, Weinland, Wineland, Wieland, Weyand

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Swoveland Family Origin

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Swoveland Family Occupations

What did your Swoveland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Swoveland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Swoveland's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swoveland. A less common occupation for the Swoveland family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Swoveland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Swoveland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Swoveland 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 35 immigration records available for the last name Swoveland. 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 349 military records available for the last name Swoveland. For the veterans among your Swoveland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Swoveland Life Expectancy

What is the average Swoveland lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Swoveland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Swoveland in 1958 was 46, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Swoveland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Swoveland 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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