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

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In 1940, 110 people named Dettmering were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 52% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,050
  • 36% were children
  • 4 were disabled
  • 5 women had paying jobs

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

  • 8% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940