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Find more Skaats 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 13 less people named Skaats 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 44 people named Skaats in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% less people named Skaats in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 31 people named Skaats were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 10 and the oldest was 84
  • 32% of adults were unmarried
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 67% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,433

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

  • 39% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • 17 were first-generation Americans
  • 7% were born in foreign countries