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

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In 1940, 261 people named Nienow were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 19 women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was farm laborer

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

  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • 86 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in North Dakota