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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 659 people named Krentz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Krentz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 719 people named Krentz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 39%, or 70 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 105 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,105
  • For 342 females, Gertrude was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 140 were born in foreign countries
  • 42% were first-generation Americans
  • 85 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940