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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 1,600 people named Knickerbocker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% less people named Knickerbocker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,348 people named Knickerbocker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 98
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 187 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,469
  • 28% were children

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

  • 195 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 32 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Michigan