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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 Gatje in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 78% more people named Gatje in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 32 people named Gatje were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 44% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 60% owned their homes, valued on average at $7,500
  • 1 woman had paying job
  • On average men worked 51 hours a week

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

  • 4 were born in foreign countries
  • 22% were born in foreign countries
  • 56% were first-generation Americans
  • 3% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940