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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 279 people named Bettcher in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Bettcher in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 332 people named Bettcher were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 322 rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • 66 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • The most common mother tongue was German