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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 4,699 people named Ritchey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Ritchey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,619 people named Ritchey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 15% of women had paying jobs
  • 343 women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was salesman

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 8% were first-generation Americans