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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 86 people named Bockholt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 49% more people named Bockholt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 128 people named Bockholt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 42%, or 11 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Most common occupation was farm labor
  • For 67 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 39% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 11 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 13% were born in foreign countries