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Find more Engelmann relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 59 more people named Engelmann in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 556 people named Engelmann in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% more people named Engelmann in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 615 people named Engelmann were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 43%, or 71 people, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 47 hours a week
  • 105 adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was machinist

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

  • 132 were born in foreign countries
  • 90 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Wisconsin
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota