Swensson Family History

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Swensson Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Sven(s)son (see Svendsen) or a German name of the same derivation.

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


Similar surnames: Swenson, Swanson, Svenson, Svensson, Esson, Swensen, Steenson

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Swensson Family Origin

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Swensson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Shoemaker

    25%

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In 1880, Farmer and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Swensson. The most common Swensson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Swensson's were Farmers.

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Swensson Historical Records

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Swensson Life Expectancy

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Famous Swensson Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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