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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 227 people named Dohl in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 184% more people named Dohl in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 644 people named Dohl were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 43%, or 76 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was Carl
  • 56% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,094
  • 6% were disabled

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

  • 47 were born in foreign countries
  • 41% were first-generation Americans
  • 21% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian