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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 47 people named Barlau in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 249% more people named Barlau in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 164 people named Barlau were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 163 rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 80 females, Augusta was the most common name
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

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

  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 31 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940