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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 385 people named Roese in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 39% more people named Roese in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 534 people named Roese were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7% reported their race as other than white
  • 47% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,037
  • For 264 females, Ruth was the most common name
  • 154 were children

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

  • 129 were first-generation Americans
  • 16% were born in foreign countries
  • 60 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio