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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 48 people named Glossen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% less people named Glossen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 37 people named Glossen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • 71%, or 5 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 92% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 3 women had paying jobs

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

  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 5 were first-generation Americans