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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 196 people named Schwenck in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% less people named Schwenck in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 159 people named Schwenck were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 80 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 15% were children
  • 24 were children
  • 25 owned their homes, valued on average at $5,692

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

  • 33% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 15 were born in foreign countries