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Find more Krause 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 3,392 less people named Krause 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 20,585 people named Krause in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% less people named Krause in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 17,193 people named Krause were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,302 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,463
  • 3,188 adults were unmarried
  • 62 reported their race as other than white
  • 637 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 3,574 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Wisconsin
  • 8,350 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German