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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 298 people named Bachtell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Bachtell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 365 people named Bachtell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 57% were female, the most common name for males was Harry
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 89
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • 49 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Iowa
  • 6 were born in foreign countries