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Find more Dettling relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 41 more people named Dettling in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 429 people named Dettling in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Dettling in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 470 people named Dettling were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 29% of adults were unmarried
  • 27% were children
  • 40%, or 48 people, lived in homes they rented
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Russia
  • Most mothers originated from Russia
  • 83 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany