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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 70 people named Backiel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 84% more people named Backiel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 129 people named Backiel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 126 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 78
  • 37 were children
  • 3% were disabled

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

  • 14 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 49 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Connecticut
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish