Swoyer Family History

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Swoyer Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps a variant of English Swire.

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


Similar surnames: Smoyer, Somer, Boyer, Soper, Wyer, Salyer, Sober, Swor, Noyer, Seyer

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Swoyer Family Origin

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Swoyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Swoyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Swoyer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Swoyer family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Swoyer.

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Swoyer Historical Records

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Swoyer Life Expectancy

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