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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 16 people named Rietsma in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% less people named Rietsma in the United States. What was life like for them?

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

  • 14% of adults were unmarried
  • 1 adult was unmarried
  • 5 were children
  • 67%, or 2 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Holland
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • 5 were born in foreign countries
  • 31% were first-generation Americans