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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 3,480 people named Hofmann in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Hofmann in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,510 people named Hofmann were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 917 were children
  • 44%, or 435 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 387 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 684 were born in foreign countries