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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 73 people named Ruhm in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 51% more people named Ruhm in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 110 people named Ruhm were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,183
  • 19% were children
  • Although 44% were female, the most common name for males was Kenneth
  • The youngest was 3 and the oldest was 84

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

  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from
  • 29% were first-generation Americans
  • 21 were first-generation Americans