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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 6 people named Seltzen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 750% more people named Seltzen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 51 people named Seltzen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2% were disabled
  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 8 owned their homes, valued on average at $6,319
  • 53% owned their homes, valued on average at $6,319

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

  • Most fathers originated from Russia
  • Most mothers originated from Russia
  • 3 were first-generation Americans
  • 50% were first-generation Americans