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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 281 people named Velten in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Velten in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 271 people named Velten were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • 69 were children
  • For 140 females, Elizabeth was the most common name

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

  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Missouri
  • 48 were born in foreign countries