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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 54 people named Sannders in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2859% more people named Sannders in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,598 people named Sannders were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 442 were children
  • 158 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,728

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 3 were born in foreign countries