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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 41 people named Glesser in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 327% more people named Glesser in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 175 people named Glesser were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3 were disabled
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 166 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 74

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 54% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Russia