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Find more Schoff 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 319 more people named Schoff 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 810 people named Schoff in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 39% more people named Schoff in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,129 people named Schoff were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,097
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 42 were disabled
  • For 582 females, Margaret was the most common name

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

  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 28% were first-generation Americans