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Find more Schwarzwalter 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 10 less people named Schwarzwalter 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 32 people named Schwarzwalter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 31% less people named Schwarzwalter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 22 people named Schwarzwalter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 36% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 45% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was farm laborer

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 7 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • They most commonly lived in Washington