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

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

  • On average men worked 49 hours a week
  • 12 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,021
  • For 59 females, Grace was the most common name
  • 8 women had paying jobs

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 23 were first-generation Americans
  • 30% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota