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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 234 people named Ripplinger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% more people named Ripplinger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 282 people named Ripplinger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49%, or 32 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 40% were children
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Peter
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 81

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

  • 33 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • 48% were first-generation Americans
  • 112 were first-generation Americans