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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 36 people named Poggendorf in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 56% more people named Poggendorf in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 56 people named Poggendorf were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 25% were children
  • For 31 females, Marie was the most common name
  • 54 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • 44% were first-generation Americans
  • 6 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940