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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 311 people named Sonneborn in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Sonneborn in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 304 people named Sonneborn were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34% owned their homes, valued on average at $5,517
  • 24 owned their homes, valued on average at $5,517
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 89
  • 17 were disabled

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

  • 12% were born in foreign countries
  • 37 were born in foreign countries
  • 109 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German