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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 259 people named Luhr in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% more people named Luhr in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 319 people named Luhr were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4 reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • 311 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 1% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 83 were first-generation Americans