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Find more Schofield 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 239 more people named Schofield 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 6,361 people named Schofield in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Schofield in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,600 people named Schofield were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 53%, or 928 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was farmer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 821 were born in foreign countries
  • 1,008 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts