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Find more Godemann relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 1 less person named Godemann in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 40 people named Godemann in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Godemann in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 39 people named Godemann were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 9 were children
  • For 19 females, Dorothy was the most common name
  • 100% rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • They most commonly lived in Nebraska
  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • The most common mother tongue was German