George Swain

1726–1 May 1728
Foleshill, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of George

When George Swain was born in 1726, in Foleshill, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Swain, was 36 and his mother, Mary, was 33.

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Family Time Line

Richard Swain
1690–1748
Mary
1693–1704
George Swain
1715–1726
Sarah Swain
1717–
Charles Swain
1718–1752
Mary Swain
1720–1726
Richard Swain
1722–
George Swain
1726–1728
Margery Swain
1730–

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Name Meaning

1 Northern English: occupational name for a servant or attendant, from the Middle English word swein ‘servant’ or Old Norse sveinn ‘boy’, ‘servant’. In Old Norse this word is also found as a personal name in the form Sveinn; so in some cases the origin may be patronymic.2 Scottish and Irish: reduced form of McSwain .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

McSwain
McQueen
Swaine
Swan
Swaney
Swayne
Swenson

Sources (1)

  • George Swain, "England, Warwickshire, Parish Registers, 1535-1963"

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