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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 336 people named Bottger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Bottger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 354 people named Bottger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92
  • 18% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $1,220

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 36% were first-generation Americans
  • 122 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • 20% were born in foreign countries