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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 424 people named Bamberg in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Bamberg in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 464 people named Bamberg were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 59 reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • 13% reported their race as other than white

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

  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 25% were first-generation Americans
  • 108 were first-generation Americans