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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 806 people named Scholten in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% less people named Scholten in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 700 people named Scholten were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 14% of women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 82
  • Most common occupation was maid
  • The average annual income was $989

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

  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 336 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • 16% were born in foreign countries