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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 8 more
named Luitjens in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 57 people named Luitjens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 65 people
named Luitjens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
100% rented out rooms to boarders
41%, or 7 people, lived in homes they rented
7 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,936
6 women had paying jobs
Learn where they came from and where they went.
As Luitjens families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
15 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
13 were born in foreign countries
42% were first-generation Americans
23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940