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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 20 more
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There were 53 people named Gertenbach in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 73 people
named Gertenbach were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
For 39 females, Gertrude was the most common name
16 were children
10 adults were unmarried
67 rented out rooms to boarders
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As Gertenbach families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
47% were first-generation Americans
They most commonly lived in New Jersey
Most mothers originated from Germany
11 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940