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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 79 people named Baumgarter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 216% more people named Baumgarter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 250 people named Baumgarter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 2 and the oldest was 87
  • The average annual income was $1,045
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was salesman

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

  • 37 were first-generation Americans
  • 27% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois