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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 168 people named Berr in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 254% more people named Berr in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 595 people named Berr were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 95
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 23 were disabled
  • 44% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,521

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

  • 54 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 29% were born in foreign countries