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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 105 people named Elsholz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 43% more people named Elsholz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 150 people named Elsholz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 46 were children
  • 61%, or 25 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most fathers originated from Michigan
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 13 were born in foreign countries