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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 7 people named Balkhaus in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% more people named Balkhaus in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9 people named Balkhaus were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5 were children
  • Although 56% were female, the most common name for males was Reinhart
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • The youngest was 10 and the oldest was 47

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

  • They most commonly lived in Connecticut
  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 29% were first-generation Americans