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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 34 people named Purfurst in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 65% less people named Purfurst in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 12 people named Purfurst were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 92% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was 2 and the oldest was 57
  • 1 woman had paying job
  • 20% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 10 were first-generation Americans
  • 29% were first-generation Americans
  • 25% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940