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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 506 people named Luhrs in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Luhrs in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 466 people named Luhrs were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 4% were disabled
  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 16% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 43% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Swiss And German
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940