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Find more Schmale 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 29 more people named Schmale 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 476 people named Schmale in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Schmale in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 505 people named Schmale were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Harry
  • 32% of adults were unmarried
  • 496 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 60% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,485

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

  • 188 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Missouri
  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • 96 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940