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Find more Schmolt 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 85 more people named Schmolt 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 33 people named Schmolt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 258% more people named Schmolt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 118 people named Schmolt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 30% of women had paying jobs
  • 20 adults were unmarried
  • 6% were disabled
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Robert

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

  • 3% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 42% were first-generation Americans