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Find more Borcherding relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 82 more people named Borcherding in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 533 people named Borcherding in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Borcherding in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 615 people named Borcherding were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 27% were children
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 93
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • 609 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most mothers originated from Iowa
  • 229 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 101 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940