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Find more Sholander 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 26 more people named Sholander 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 36 people named Sholander in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 72% more people named Sholander in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 62 people named Sholander were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • Although 45% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 32% of adults were unmarried
  • 5 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,850

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • 36% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Sweden
  • 12 were born in foreign countries