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Find more Fraentzel 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 4 less people named Fraentzel 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 10 people named Fraentzel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 40% less people named Fraentzel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6 people named Fraentzel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1 woman had paying job
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • The youngest was 22 and the oldest was 66
  • 67% owned their homes, valued on average at $10,000

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

  • 5 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 50% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey