Lower Saxony personal name "swindger," which referred to a "skillful spear fighter."
Early Origins of the Schweicken family
Early History of the Schweicken family
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Schweicken Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Schwickardt, Schweickert, Schweickhardt, Schweicker, Swickard, Schweickel and many more.
Early Notables of the Schweicken family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Schweicken family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Hans Philipp Schweickhardt, who arrived at Philadelphia in 1727; Jacob Schweickard, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1741; Abraham Schweickart, who came to Philadelphia in 1749.
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