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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 17 people named Sprehn in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Sprehn in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 20 people named Sprehn were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 8% of adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 54 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Robert

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Danish
  • 45% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 59% were first-generation Americans