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Find more Schreyer 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 97 less people named Schreyer 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 466 people named Schreyer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% less people named Schreyer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 369 people named Schreyer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 50%, or 55 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 11 were disabled
  • 54 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,145

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 84 were born in foreign countries
  • 157 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 40 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940