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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 5,080 people named Schindler in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Schindler in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,942 people named Schindler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • 48% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,457
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 634 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,457

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • 17% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 850 were born in foreign countries