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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 111 people named Schossow in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 41% more people named Schossow in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 156 people named Schossow were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 13 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,346
  • For 66 females, Beatrice was the most common name
  • 31 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most fathers originated from North Dakota
  • 17 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 45% were first-generation Americans