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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 197 people named Balow in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 51% more people named Balow in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 297 people named Balow were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • The average annual income was $967

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 70 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Minnesota
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 12% were born in foreign countries