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Find more Scaff 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 22 more people named Scaff 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 251 people named Scaff in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Scaff in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 273 people named Scaff were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 259 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 19% of adults were unmarried
  • 17 women had paying jobs
  • For 132 females, Juanita was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 36 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • 36 were first-generation Americans
  • 14% were first-generation Americans