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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 193 people named Gerrits in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 34% more people named Gerrits in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 259 people named Gerrits were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 11 were disabled
  • 107 were children
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 25% of adults were unmarried

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • Most mothers originated from Italy
  • Most fathers originated from Italy