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Find more Schneiter 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 95 more people named Schneiter 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 303 people named Schneiter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 31% more people named Schneiter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 398 people named Schneiter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 33 women had paying jobs
  • 52% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,471
  • For 207 females, Ruth was the most common name
  • 14 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 19% were born in foreign countries
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German