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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 45 people named Grotewold in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 49% more people named Grotewold in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 67 people named Grotewold were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 11 adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $979
  • For 25 females, Anna was the most common name
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • Most mothers originated from Iowa
  • 7% were born in foreign countries
  • 33% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany