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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 83 people named Schimpff in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 63% more people named Schimpff in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 135 people named Schimpff were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,515
  • Although 57% were female, the most common name for males was Thomas
  • 4 were disabled
  • 128 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 7% were born in foreign countries
  • 41% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940