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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 192 people named Miesen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% less people named Miesen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 137 people named Miesen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 132 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $896
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 30 adults were unmarried

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

  • 23 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most mothers originated from Wisconsin