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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 21 people named Poltera in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% less people named Poltera in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 15 people named Poltera were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 10 and the oldest was 76
  • 93% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 14 rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 10 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Switzerland
  • 48% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota