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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 Wichterich in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% more people named Wichterich in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 22 people named Wichterich were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 50%, or 3 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Most common occupation was general office work
  • Although 41% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 7 were children

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

  • 35% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Louisiana
  • 6 were first-generation Americans