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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 28 people named Schwal in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 389% more people named Schwal in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 137 people named Schwal were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,225
  • 2 were disabled
  • 35 were children
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 25% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Pennsylvania Dutch
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania