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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 28 people named Rietter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 50% less people named Rietter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 14 people named Rietter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 2 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,000

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 7 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 4 were born in foreign countries