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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 61 people named Gotthold in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Gotthold in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 77 people named Gotthold were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was baker
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 42% owned their homes, valued on average at $5,025
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 21% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German