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Find more Altringer relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 22 more people named Altringer in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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

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In 1940, 121 people named Altringer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 63%, or 17 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 67 females, Lena was the most common name
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 91% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • 41% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 41 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940