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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 94 people named Biedenbender in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Biedenbender in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 119 people named Biedenbender were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was August
  • 14 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,171
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 117 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 40 were first-generation Americans
  • 43% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Wisconsin
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany