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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 119 people named Scheffert in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Scheffert in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 129 people named Scheffert were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2 were disabled
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 80
  • The average annual income was $886
  • 27% of adults were unmarried

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 26 were first-generation Americans
  • 6% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Minnesota