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Find more Schamber 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 67 more people named Schamber 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 288 people named Schamber in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% more people named Schamber in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 355 people named Schamber were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 26% of adults were unmarried
  • 62 adults were unmarried
  • 33 women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in South Dakota
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940