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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 3,661 people named Ridenour in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Ridenour in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,630 people named Ridenour were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $905
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 94
  • Most common occupation was laborer

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

  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • 219 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio