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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 33 people named Scheers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 76% more people named Scheers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 58 people named Scheers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The youngest was 3 and the oldest was 89
  • 5% were disabled
  • 75% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,811

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Belgium
  • 30% were first-generation Americans
  • 27% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania