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

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In 1940, 475 people named Dort were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 46 women had paying jobs
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 132 were children
  • 2 reported their race as other than white

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

  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 89 were first-generation Americans