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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 42 people named Schort in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 152% more people named Schort in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 106 people named Schort were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 2% were disabled

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

  • 17 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 31% were first-generation Americans
  • 13 were first-generation Americans