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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 21 people named Meerholz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 67% less people named Meerholz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7 people named Meerholz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 40 hours a week
  • 50%, or 1 person, lived in homes they rented
  • The typical household was 4 people
  • The average annual income was $1,450

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 9 were born in foreign countries
  • 43% were born in foreign countries
  • 8 were first-generation Americans