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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 113 people named Heerdt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Heerdt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 115 people named Heerdt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 114 rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • For 55 females, Minnie was the most common name

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

  • 28 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • 51% were first-generation Americans