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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 345 people named Pheiffer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 53% more people named Pheiffer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 529 people named Pheiffer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,262
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 25% were children
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,274

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

  • 22% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Maryland
  • Most mothers originated from Maryland
  • The most common mother tongue was Dutch