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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 44 people named Helfenstine in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Helfenstine in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 45 people named Helfenstine were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 9% of women had paying jobs
  • For 22 females, Elisabeth was the most common name
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 18 were children

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

  • 4% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 20% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from South Russia
  • They most commonly lived in Texas