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Swisher Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schweitzer ‘Swiss’.

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


Similar surnames: Risher, Krisher, Swinger, Wisher, Disher, Sisler, Bisher, Wishner

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Swisher Family Origin

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Swisher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Labourer

    14%
  • Physician

    14%

In 1881, the most common Swisher occupation in Canada was Farmer. 57% of Swisher's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swisher. A less common occupation for the Swisher family was Physician.

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Swisher Historical Records

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Swisher Life Expectancy

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