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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 18 people named Scherwinski in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 44% more people named Scherwinski in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 26 people named Scherwinski were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23% of women had paying jobs
  • 3 were disabled
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was laborer

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

  • 61% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland
  • 11 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan