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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 20 people named Brechtelsbauer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 130% more people named Brechtelsbauer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 46 people named Brechtelsbauer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 84
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • Although 41% were female, the most common name for males was Leonard
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 10 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 50% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German