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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 1,734 people named Risner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Risner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,753 people named Risner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 33% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,737
  • 64 women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • The average annual income was $548

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most fathers originated from Arkansas