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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 10 people named Scheffki in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 40% more people named Scheffki in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 14 people named Scheffki were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 100% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,500
  • 3 adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 15 weeks of vacation a year
  • On average men worked 40 hours a week

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

  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland
  • 9 were first-generation Americans