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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 512 people named Waldschmidt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Waldschmidt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 591 people named Waldschmidt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 31% were children
  • 115 adults were unmarried
  • 183 were children
  • Most common occupation was salesman

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

  • Most mothers originated from Russia
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany