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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 241 people named Ratzloff in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 69% more people named Ratzloff in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 407 people named Ratzloff were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 391 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 25 women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 49 hours a week
  • For 204 females, Marie was the most common name

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

  • 104 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 121 were first-generation Americans
  • 50% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Germany