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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 125 people named Essenburg in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% more people named Essenburg in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 139 people named Essenburg were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 99% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 5% were disabled
  • 20 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 42% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Netherlands
  • Most mothers originated from Michigan