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Find more Pfau relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 285 less people named Pfau in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 784 people named Pfau in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 36% less people named Pfau in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 499 people named Pfau were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,158
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • For 251 females, Helen was the most common name
  • The typical household was 2 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 18% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Wisconsin
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • 300 were first-generation Americans