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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 6 people named Ruebensam in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% more people named Ruebensam in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8 people named Ruebensam were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • 38% were children
  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • 8 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 4 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 67% were first-generation Americans