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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 203 people named Deger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 42% more people named Deger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 288 people named Deger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 142 females, Mary was the most common name
  • Most common occupation was operator
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 82
  • 14 were disabled

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

  • 28% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 57 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German