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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 83 people named Briesemeister in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 72% more people named Briesemeister in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 143 people named Briesemeister were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 141 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was helper
  • 31% were children
  • 10 were disabled

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

  • 16 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • The most common mother tongue was German