Swartzlander Family History

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Swartzlander Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schwarzländer, a habitational name for someone from an area of Bavaria known as Schwarzland ‘the black land’, from Middle High German swarz ‘black’ + land ‘land’.

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


Similar surnames: Swartzwelder, Swartzfager, Lander, Swartzbaugh, Sealander

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Swartzlander Family Origin

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Swartzlander Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Physician

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swartzlander. The most common Swartzlander occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Swartzlander's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Swartzlander family was Physician.

Source: Census data for Swartzlander | Data not to scale

Swartzlander Historical Records

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Swartzlander Life Expectancy

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Famous Swartzlander Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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