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Find more Scheier relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 19 less people named Scheier in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 320 people named Scheier in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Scheier in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 301 people named Scheier were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • For 151 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 29% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 142 were first-generation Americans
  • 44% were first-generation Americans
  • 58 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania