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Swager Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Dutch Swaager, from Middle Dutch zwager ‘son-’ or ‘father-in-law’, used to distinguish between two bearers of the same personal name related by marriage.

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


Similar surnames: Sager, Sweger, Swagger, Seager, Swanger, Wager, Seger, Mager, Swader

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Swager Family Origin

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Swager Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farmer Labor

    33%

In 1881, the most common Swager occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Swager's were Farmers. Farmer and Farmer Labor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Swager.

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Swager Historical Records

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Swager Life Expectancy

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