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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 30 people named Westphale in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 57% less people named Westphale in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 13 people named Westphale were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 1 week of vacation a year
  • 2 were children
  • The youngest was 11 and the oldest was 73
  • 27% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany