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Find more Knauf relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 86 less people named Knauf in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 698 people named Knauf in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% less people named Knauf in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 612 people named Knauf were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 94
  • 103 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,618
  • 21 were disabled

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

  • 76 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 241 were first-generation Americans
  • 35% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish