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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 63 more
named Scheffe in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 82 people named Scheffe in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 77% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 145 people
named Scheffe were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
For 66 females, Rose was the most common name
The typical household was 3 people
99% rented out rooms to boarders
55 were children
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As Scheffe families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
51% were first-generation Americans
Most fathers originated from Germany
23 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940