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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 231 people named Schen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 133% more people named Schen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 538 people named Schen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 267 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • 45%, or 62 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 39 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from New York