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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 42 people named Balgeman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 69% more people named Balgeman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 71 people named Balgeman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3 were disabled
  • 27 were children
  • 20% of women had paying jobs
  • 8 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 16 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois