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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 80 people named Vigel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 226% more people named Vigel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 261 people named Vigel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 12 owned their homes, valued on average at $633
  • 248 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was labor

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 6 were born in foreign countries
  • 54 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Texas