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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 28 people named Cattau in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 75% less people named Cattau in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7 people named Cattau were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 1 person
  • 7 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 1 woman had paying job
  • On average men worked 8 hours a week

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 14 were first-generation Americans
  • 6 were born in foreign countries