Schwenker Family History

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Schwenker Name Meaning

North German: patronymic form of Schwenke 1. Variant of Schwenk 2.

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


Similar surnames: Schwenke, Schweiker, Schwenk, Schweer, Schwanke, Schlender, Schweiger

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Schwenker Family Origin

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Schwenker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Teamster

    13%
  • Butcher

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schwenker family was Butcher. Farmer, Keeping House and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwenker. The most common Schwenker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Schwenker's were Farmers.

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Schwenker Historical Records

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Schwenker Life Expectancy

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