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Find more Leritz 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 85 more people named Leritz 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 71 people named Leritz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 120% more people named Leritz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 156 people named Leritz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farm laborer
  • 14 women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • 18% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 19 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940