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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 47 people named Spethman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 64% more people named Spethman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 77 people named Spethman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was Henry
  • 53%, or 9 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 29 were children
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 7 were born in foreign countries
  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 4% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940