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

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In 1940, 130 people named Fuhrmeister were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 82
  • 27% of adults were unmarried
  • For 60 females, Ida was the most common name
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • 51 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Iowa
  • 35% were first-generation Americans
  • 21 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940