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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 275 people named Oettinger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Oettinger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 266 people named Oettinger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,458
  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • 2% were disabled
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 87

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

  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 114 were first-generation Americans