Sween Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced form of McSween. Norwegian: variant of Sveen.

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


Similar surnames: Swee, Sheen, Steen, Sveen, Stein, Skeen, Wean, Snee, Sweeney, Shean

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Sween Family Origin

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Sween Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Bartender

    11%
  • Glass Blower

    11%
  • Horsler

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sween family was Horsler. Farmer, Bartender and Glass Blower were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sween. The most common Sween occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Sween's were Farmers.

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Sween Historical Records

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Sween Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Sween life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Sween in 1955 was 55, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sween

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