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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 400 people named Menning in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 127% more people named Menning in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 909 people named Menning were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 281 were children
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 152 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

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

  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • 58 were born in foreign countries