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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 13 more
named Altzer in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 15 people named Altzer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 87% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 28 people
named Altzer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
28 rented out rooms to boarders
30% of adults were unmarried
67% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,625
Although 32% were female, the most common name for males was Joseph
Learn where they came from and where they went.
As Altzer families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
8 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
They most commonly lived in West Virginia
29% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940