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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 265 people named Scheper in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Scheper in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 329 people named Scheper were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • Although 53% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 31% were children

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

  • 107 were first-generation Americans
  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky
  • Most mothers originated from Missouri