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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 71 people named Oerther in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Oerther in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 66 people named Oerther were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 13 were children
  • The youngest was 3 and the oldest was 86
  • 6 women had paying jobs
  • 60% owned their homes, valued on average at $5,200

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 31% were first-generation Americans
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • 3 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940