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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 1,092 people named Senft in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Senft in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,129 people named Senft were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49%, or 147 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 575 females, Helen was the most common name
  • The average annual income was $1,006
  • 212 adults were unmarried

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

  • 101 were born in foreign countries
  • 24% were first-generation Americans
  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Germany