Swinehart Family History

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Swinehart Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schweinhardt, an occupational name for a swineherd, from Middle High German swin ‘hog’, ‘swine’ + hertære ‘herder’. from a Germanic personal name meaning ‘boy’ (in Old High German swein, Scandinavian sven, Middle Low German sven) + hart ‘strong’.

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

Similar surnames: Wisehart, Swigert, Bickhart, Rhinehart, Winegar, Minehart, Rinehart

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Swinehart Family Origin

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Swinehart Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Swinehart family was Carpenter. The most common Swinehart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Swinehart's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swinehart.

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Swinehart Historical Records

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Swinehart Life Expectancy

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