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

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In 1940, 78 people named Pappenfus were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 36 females, Hazel was the most common name
  • On average men worked 52 hours a week
  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was Richard
  • 31 were children

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

  • 52% were first-generation Americans
  • 5% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Oklahoma
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany