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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 16 people named Merganz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 44% less people named Merganz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9 people named Merganz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 35 hours a week
  • 1 was child
  • 3 adults were unmarried
  • 33% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 1 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 10 were first-generation Americans