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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 269 people named Zinsmeister in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Zinsmeister in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 308 people named Zinsmeister were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24% were children
  • The average annual income was $1,435
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was Edward
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 91

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

  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • 6% were born in foreign countries
  • 32% were first-generation Americans
  • 85 were first-generation Americans