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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 100 people named Bechmann in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 53% more people named Bechmann in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 153 people named Bechmann were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6 were disabled
  • The average annual income was $1,226
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • 28% of adults were unmarried

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

  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • 19% were born in foreign countries
  • 32% were first-generation Americans
  • 24 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940