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

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In 1940, 13 people named Firshing were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3 adults were unmarried
  • Although 38% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 33% of adults were unmarried
  • 100% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 39% were first-generation Americans
  • 7 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York