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

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In 1940, 344 people named Propper were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 69%, or 63 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 329 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 3% reported their race as other than white

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Yiddish
  • 107 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Austria
  • 145 were first-generation Americans