Swalley Family History

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Swalley Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Swilley, Swadley, Shatley, Swasey, Salley, Walley, Stilley, Halley

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Swalley Family Origin

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Swalley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Swalley family was Keeping House. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swalley. The most common Swalley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Swalley's were Farmers.

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Swalley Historical Records

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Swalley Life Expectancy

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