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Spwat Family History

Spwat Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Swan, Span, Sawa, Sabat, Swab, Spear, Swart, Sloat, Spatz, Spray

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Where is the Spwat family from?

You can see how Spwat families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Spwat family name was found in the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1891 and 1911. The most Spwat families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 3 Spwat families living in Lancashire. This was 100% of all the recorded Spwat's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Spwat families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Spwat surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Spwat ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 12 census records available for the last name Spwat. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Spwat census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Spwat. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Spwat. For the veterans among your Spwat ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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