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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 5 more
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There were 156 people named Kappeler in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 161 people
named Kappeler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
Most common occupation was clerk
The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 87
6 were disabled
20% of women had paying jobs
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As Kappeler families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
They most commonly lived in California
58 were first-generation Americans
The most common mother tongue was Swiss
8% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940