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Schwinghammer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a blacksmith, from the sentence Schwing den Hammer ‘Swing the hammer’.

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


Similar surnames: Klinkhammer, Schellhammer, Schwinger, Schwing, Schlinger, Schwemmer

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Schwinghammer Family Origin

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Schwinghammer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Grocer

    33%
  • Dry Goods Store

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Schwinghammer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Schwinghammer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schwinghammer family was Dry Goods Store. Farmer and Grocer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schwinghammer.

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Schwinghammer Historical Records

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Schwinghammer Life Expectancy

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