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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 199 people named Ziel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 36% more people named Ziel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 271 people named Ziel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2% reported their race as other than white
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 77

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

  • 104 were first-generation Americans
  • 33 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Wisconsin
  • 52% were first-generation Americans