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Find more Schweider 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 187 more people named Schweider 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 39 people named Schweider in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 479% more people named Schweider in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 226 people named Schweider were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 51 adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 2% were disabled
  • Most common occupation was farmer

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

  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 15 were born in foreign countries