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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 244 people named Rickerd in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% less people named Rickerd in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 197 people named Rickerd were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • 16 adults were unmarried
  • 26 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,656

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

  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 30 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • 4 were born in foreign countries