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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 386 people named Fogt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Fogt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 441 people named Fogt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3% were disabled
  • Most common occupation was farming
  • 77 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,159
  • For 228 females, Betty was the most common name

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Bohemian
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 17 were born in foreign countries
  • 17% were first-generation Americans