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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 20 people named Knefler in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 60% more people named Knefler in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 32 people named Knefler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6 women had paying jobs
  • 30% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,100
  • 17% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 56% were female, the most common name for males was Joseph

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

  • 45% were first-generation Americans
  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 3 were born in foreign countries