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  • A. R. "Babe" Schwartz (1926 - 2018)
    A. R. "Babe" Schwartz (born July 17, 1926) is a former member of the Texas Legislature. He served in the Texas House of Representatives from 1955 to 1959 and the Texas Senate, District 17 from 1960 to ...
  • Amelia Schwartz (1841 - 1903)
  • Andreas Schwartz (1701 - 1777)
    Birth: ABT 1700 in Geroldsheim, Germany Death: ABT NOV 1771 in what is now Montgomery Co, PA (was then still part of Philadelphia Co) 1 Note: Arrived in America aboard the "Friendship" on 16 Oct 1727 a...
  • Anna Elizabeth Schwartz (1725 - 1803)
    Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Sep 18 2016, 22:34:23 UTC family With John Batdorf - dates of baptism given: Martin (Nov 1, 1747) John Peter (Dec 26, 1749) Andrew (Jul 3, 1...
  • Anna Kichlein Fretz (c.1638 - 1714)
    Birth: ABT 1638 Death: 11 OCT 1714 in Hagenau, Alsace (age 76) Note: NB: A representive of the Fretz Family Assn has alerted me to the the fa ct that Gustav Anjou's 'research' has been shown to be frau...

About the Schwartz surname

The origin of the surname Schwartz was the Polish Szwarc . The surname Swartz is derived from the low German word Schwarze, which means "black" or "swarthy." The birthplace of the name is Thuringia which located between Hessen and Lower Saxony in the west and Saxony in the east. It is also derived from the Yiddish shvarts, meaning "dark" or "black."

Spelling Variations: Schwarz, Schwartze, Schwarte, Swartz