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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 125 people named Scheps in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Scheps in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 103 people named Scheps were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 22% were children
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was mastine operator
  • 20% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,564

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 7% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 41% were born in foreign countries