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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 365 people named Erman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 44% more people named Erman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 527 people named Erman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 22 were disabled
  • 58 women had paying jobs
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • Although 54% were female, the most common name for males was John

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Dutch
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • 36% were first-generation Americans