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

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In 1940, 6 people named Pontzius were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 33% were children
  • The youngest was 15 and the oldest was 77
  • 2 were children
  • On average men worked 54 hours a week

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

  • They most commonly lived in Iowa
  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • 4 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany