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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 50 people named Durrwachter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 146% more people named Durrwachter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 123 people named Durrwachter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4 were disabled
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 122 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,904

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

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