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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 229 people named Griesinger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Griesinger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 253 people named Griesinger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 124 females, Clara was the most common name
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 78

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

  • 34% were first-generation Americans
  • 23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 59 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany