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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 63 people named Schlapfer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% more people named Schlapfer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 76 people named Schlapfer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 12 adults were unmarried
  • Although 41% were female, the most common name for males was Walter
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The average annual income was $1,066

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

  • Most fathers originated from Switzerland
  • 46% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Switzerland
  • 24% were born in foreign countries