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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 115 people named Freter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 65% more people named Freter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 190 people named Freter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7% reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 25 adults were unmarried
  • 62% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,800

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

  • 47 were first-generation Americans
  • 24 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Virginia
  • 29% were born in foreign countries