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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 112 people named Schwertz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 332% more people named Schwertz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 484 people named Schwertz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 48 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,928
  • For 239 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • The average annual income was $1,279

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

  • 37 were born in foreign countries
  • 36% were first-generation Americans
  • 33% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish