Surnames/tags: Swartwout Swartout Swarthout
The surname in the title of the Swartwout Name Study is a fairly modern variant. The variant spellings shown below will be included in the Name Study.
The following are the results of a very recent search of these variant spellings of the Swartwout surname on these web sites. It is important to note that the numbers provided are estimations only and do not reflect unique records for unique individuals; a single person may be reflected in multiple records. In the case of Ancestry, these numbers also include the number of images and family trees the name appears in, but the idea is to get an idea of the scope of the study. These numbers are dynamic, constantly changing because records are added, merged, etc.
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These are the counts recommended by WikiTree because they represent records that exist on these web sites for these surnames. They are also worldwide. However, Mark has done a survey of these surnames on the 2000 Untied States Census which gives a more realistic count of individuals with these surnames for that year.
|2000 US Census
Some of these spellings may be idiosyncratic to a single individual or simple reflect a misspelling rather than a family branch or spelling in a particular geographic area in which case they may be merged into the a more frequent spelling.
Additional variants may be added as identified variants of this surname. We may find that some variants are unrelated surnames in which case they will be removed from the study.
Generally, a one-name study aims to identify all individuals with the included surnames worldwide, but the decision of how broad and how deep the conduct the study is up to the participants. Certainly, there will be those who have already identified ancestors outside the United States and want to include them in the study. Others may not.