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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 110 people named Benschoter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 46% more people named Benschoter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 161 people named Benschoter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 46%, or 17 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 16% of adults were unmarried
  • 40% were children
  • 3% reported their race as other than white

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As Benschoter families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • 25 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 11 were first-generation Americans