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Find more Schwatz 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 386 more people named Schwatz 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 285 people named Schwatz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 135% more people named Schwatz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 671 people named Schwatz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • 71 women had paying jobs
  • 56 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,931

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

  • Most fathers originated from Russia
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 101 were born in foreign countries