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Find more Friedrich relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 552 less people named Friedrich in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 1,944 people named Friedrich in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 28% less people named Friedrich in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,392 people named Friedrich were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • For 707 females, Helen was the most common name

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

  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • 21% were born in foreign countries