Schweer Family History

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Schweer Name Meaning

North German: variant of Schweder 2. Variant of Schwehr.

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


Similar surnames: Schwier, Schwehr, Schwer, Schweers, Schweder, Scheer, Schierer

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Schweer Family Origin

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Schweer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Teamster

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Boot & Shoe Merchant

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Teamster and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schweer. A less common occupation for the Schweer family was Boot & Shoe Merchant. The most common Schweer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Schweer's were Farmers.

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Schweer Historical Records

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Schweer Life Expectancy

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Famous Schweer Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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