Szwed records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Szwed family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Origins and History


New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Szwed surname or get a copy of the Szwed family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Szwed Family History

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Szwed Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Szwed family tree.

Search Szwed Parish Records at Find My Past.

Check out the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Szwed family using the FreeBMD database.

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Look at the LDS Database for records of the Szwed family.

Research the Szwed surname using fold3 Military Archives and view images of original Szwed Military records.

Szwed Family History Databases

Study WikiTree for user contributed Szwed family records. Collaboration is encouraged so that accuracy of Szwed data can be verified or corrected by other users.

Explore MyTrees for information on the Szwed family and people looking to contact living Szwed relations.

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Miscellaneous Szwed Databases

Explore the Ellis Island Database for information on the Szwed family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.

Use the Surname Map project to look at the current distribution of the Szwed surname in the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Italy and Romania.


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Some Famous People with the surname of Szwed

Wikipedia Aleksandra Szwed called "Ola Szwed" was born on August 8, 1989 in Warsaw, Poland of a Polish mother and a Nigerian father.
Wikipedia Zuzanna Szwed (born July 19 1977 in Warsaw, Poland) is a Polish retired figure skater.
Wikipedia Dariusz Szwed (born April 25 1967 in Krak?w) is a Polish politician.