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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 382 people named Schofer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 235% more people named Schofer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,279 people named Schofer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 26% were children
  • 33 were disabled
  • 232 adults were unmarried

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • 135 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940