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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 302 people named Dornbush in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Dornbush in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 319 people named Dornbush were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 13% of women had paying jobs
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

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

  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • The most common mother tongue was Dutch