Swilley Family History

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Swilley Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Swalley, Twilley, Stilley, Swadley, Sibley, Billey, Wilsey, Willey

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Swilley Family Origin

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Swilley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    77%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farmer + Justis

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farmer + Justis were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swilley. A less common occupation for the Swilley family was Farming. The most common Swilley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 77% of Swilley's were Farmers.

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Swilley Historical Records

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Swilley Life Expectancy

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