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

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In 1940, 64 people named Schefke were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 61 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 4 women had paying jobs
  • 8% were disabled
  • Although 44% were female, the most common name for males was George

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 35 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • 57% were first-generation Americans