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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 2,521 people named Arbogast in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Arbogast in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,564 people named Arbogast were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 93
  • 92 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 252 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most fathers originated from West Virginia