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Find more Schaal relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 45 more people named Schaal in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 871 people named Schaal in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Schaal in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 916 people named Schaal were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 95
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 42 were disabled
  • 888 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 312 were first-generation Americans
  • 36% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 107 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940