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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 239 people named Zenger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Zenger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 291 people named Zenger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21 women had paying jobs
  • 4% were disabled
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • Most immigrants originated from Switzerland
  • Most fathers originated from Switzerland