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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 210 people named Berkheiser in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Berkheiser in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 266 people named Berkheiser were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 4% were disabled
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 67 were children

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

  • Most fathers originated from California
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • The most common mother tongue was Pennsylvania Dutch