Swasey Family History

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Swasey Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Possibly an Anglicized form of Dutch Swijse(n), variant of Wijs ‘wise’ (see Wise).

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


Similar surnames: Rasey, Eavey, Stamey, Staley, Basey, Keasey, Swalley, Seavey, Swader

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Swasey Family Origin

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Swasey Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Lawyer

    33%

In 1881, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Swasey. The most common Swasey occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 33% of Swasey's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Swasey family was Lawyer.

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Swasey Historical Records

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Swasey Life Expectancy

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