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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 635 people named Roehrig in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 60% less people named Roehrig in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 252 people named Roehrig were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 132 females, Eva was the most common name
  • 34 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,706
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • 2 reported their race as other than white

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

  • 48 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 193 were first-generation Americans
  • 8% were born in foreign countries