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Find more Schuster 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 214 less people named Schuster 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 9,927 people named Schuster in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Schuster in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9,713 people named Schuster were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 2,716 were children
  • For 4,816 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 333 were disabled

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

  • 39% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • 3,833 were first-generation Americans