Swindler Family History

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Swindler Name Meaning

Translation of South German Schwindler, a nickname from an agent derivative of Middle High German swindeln ‘to swindle’.

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


Similar surnames: Spindler, Swindle, Siedler, Schindler, Swingler, Seidler, Swingley

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Swindler Family Origin

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Swindler Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Swindler ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swindler. A less common occupation for the Swindler family was Carpenter. The most common Swindler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Swindler's were Farmers.

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Swindler Historical Records

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Swindler Life Expectancy

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