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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 72 people named Alfeld in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 32% more people named Alfeld in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 95 people named Alfeld were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 48 females, Carol was the most common name
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • 8 women had paying jobs
  • 50%, or 11 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 24% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 13 were born in foreign countries