You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Schwenger 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 36 more people named Schwenger in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.

Gender

Create, build, and explore your family tree.

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 166 people named Schwenger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Schwenger in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 202 people named Schwenger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 27 women had paying jobs
  • 34% of adults were unmarried
  • 49%, or 27 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The average annual income was $1,313

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • 25 were born in foreign countries
  • 15% were born in foreign countries