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Find more Kraut 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 143 less people named Kraut 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 715 people named Kraut in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% less people named Kraut in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 572 people named Kraut were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4% were disabled
  • 168 were children
  • 29% were children
  • 47 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,855

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • 203 were born in foreign countries