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Find more Schirk relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 66 more people named Schirk in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 67 people named Schirk in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 99% more people named Schirk in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 133 people named Schirk were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 68 females, Irene was the most common name
  • 17% of adults were unmarried
  • 132 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 18 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,440

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

  • 30% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 9 were born in foreign countries