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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 448 people named Oetting in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Oetting in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 459 people named Oetting were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 14 were disabled
  • 70 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,491
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 91
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 52 were born in foreign countries
  • 167 were first-generation Americans
  • 81 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940