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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 719 people named Dries in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Dries in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 729 people named Dries were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 702 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 73 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,682
  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • 5% were disabled

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

  • 129 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 71 were born in foreign countries
  • 193 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Pennsylvania German