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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 559 people named Ruppe in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Ruppe in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 646 people named Ruppe were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 68 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,671
  • 16 were disabled
  • 105 adults were unmarried
  • 25% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 62 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Slovak
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • Most fathers originated from South Carolina