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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 891 people named Rentschler in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Rentschler in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 905 people named Rentschler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25% were children
  • 32 were disabled
  • 228 were children
  • 148 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,400

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

  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • The most common mother tongue was Pennsylvania German
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 60 were born in foreign countries