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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 58 people named Helfrish in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 69% less people named Helfrish in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 18 people named Helfrish were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 38% of women had paying jobs
  • 18% of adults were unmarried
  • 2 adults were unmarried
  • 16 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 14 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 9% were born in foreign countries