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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 73 people named Schember in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 66% more people named Schember in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 121 people named Schember were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 56%, or 18 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 1 was disabled
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 7 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • The most common mother tongue was Swiss