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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 33 people named Ritchen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 552% more people named Ritchen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 215 people named Ritchen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • 8% reported their race as other than white
  • For 106 females, Marion was the most common name

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

  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 13 were first-generation Americans
  • 39% were first-generation Americans