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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 120 people named Overdorff in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 48% more people named Overdorff in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 178 people named Overdorff were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 45%, or 22 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 171 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • For 90 females, Cora was the most common name

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

  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • 25 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 5 were first-generation Americans