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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 571 people named Mahl in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Mahl in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 696 people named Mahl were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 671 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 54%, or 101 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most fathers originated from Louisiana
  • 83 were born in foreign countries