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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 184 people named Ziegenfus in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% less people named Ziegenfus in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 153 people named Ziegenfus were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 23 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,147
  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was Paul

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 2 was born in foreign country
  • 19 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania