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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 62 people named Ruhlig in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% more people named Ruhlig in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 76 people named Ruhlig were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 38%, or 8 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 39 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 9 adults were unmarried
  • 13 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,662

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

  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • 37% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • Most fathers originated from Germany