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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 21 people named Rodenbostel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 57% more people named Rodenbostel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 33 people named Rodenbostel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was general office worker
  • The youngest was 3 and the oldest was 56
  • 30% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $1,220

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 57% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 10% were born in foreign countries