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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 161 people named Schwemmer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 45% more people named Schwemmer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 234 people named Schwemmer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 47 adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 19 women had paying jobs
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was George

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

  • Most mothers originated from Russia
  • Most fathers originated from Russia
  • 81 were first-generation Americans
  • 50% were first-generation Americans