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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 487 people named Boerger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Boerger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 579 people named Boerger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 36%, or 55 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The average annual income was $1,161
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • 63% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,623

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 22 were born in foreign countries
  • 5% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most fathers originated from Wisconsin