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Find more Schmeller 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 51 more people named Schmeller 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 47 people named Schmeller in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 109% more people named Schmeller in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 98 people named Schmeller were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 19 adults were unmarried
  • 1% were disabled
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 73
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Joseph

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 11 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • 17 were born in foreign countries