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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 129 people named Burgdorff in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Burgdorff in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 117 people named Burgdorff were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 65 females, Alice was the most common name
  • 29 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • 16 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,344

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

  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Wisconsin
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 26 were born in foreign countries