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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 400 people named Bodenheimer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 31% more people named Bodenheimer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 525 people named Bodenheimer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 154 were children
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • The average annual income was $977

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

  • They most commonly lived in Louisiana
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 16% were first-generation Americans
  • 3% were born in foreign countries