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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 414 people named Grimme in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Grimme in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 435 people named Grimme were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Henry
  • 64% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,982
  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • For 216 females, Anna was the most common name

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

  • 30% were first-generation Americans
  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky