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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 87 people named Burggraff in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 59% more people named Burggraff in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 138 people named Burggraff were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Peter
  • 9 women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • 13% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 28% were first-generation Americans
  • 24 were first-generation Americans
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 6% were born in foreign countries