Swim Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Perhaps an Anglicized form of German Schwam.

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


Similar surnames: Swimm, Sim, Swem, Rim, Klim, Seid, Seim, Smit, Wilm, Swire

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Swim Family Origin

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Swim Family Occupations

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  • Student

    27%
  • Fisherman

    23%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • S

    12%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Swim family was S. Student, Fisherman and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swim. The most common Swim occupation in Canada was Student. 27% of Swim's were Students.

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Swim Historical Records

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Swim Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Swim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Swim in 1946 was 33, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Swim

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