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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 21 people named Scheftner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Scheftner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 24 people named Scheftner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • 21% of women had paying jobs
  • The average annual income was $1,006
  • 3 women had paying jobs

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Denmark
  • 29% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • 8 were first-generation Americans