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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 3,083 people named Riedel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Riedel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,218 people named Riedel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 55% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,592

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1,219 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 18% were born in foreign countries