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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 21 people named Gritters in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 81% more people named Gritters in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 38 people named Gritters were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7 adults were unmarried
  • 15 were children
  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $603

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

  • Most mothers originated from Iowa
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 9 were first-generation Americans
  • 19% were born in foreign countries