Swecker Family History

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Swecker Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of southern German Zwecker, an occupational name for a nail maker, from Middle High German zweck ‘tack’, ‘nail’ + the agent suffix -er.

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


Similar surnames: Wecker, Secker, Specker, Stucker, Ecker, Steckler, Sheckler, Seckel

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Swecker Family Origin

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Swecker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swecker. A less common occupation for the Swecker family was Carpenter. The most common Swecker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Swecker's were Farmers.

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Swecker Historical Records

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Swecker Life Expectancy

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Famous Swecker Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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