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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 39 people named Ratzenberger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 36% more people named Ratzenberger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 53 people named Ratzenberger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 10% were disabled
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 26% were children
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Hungary
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 21 were first-generation Americans