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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 1,739 people named Holzer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Holzer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,608 people named Holzer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 52%, or 212 people, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 187 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,776
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 377 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Austria
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • They most commonly lived in New York