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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 117 people named Thilges in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% more people named Thilges in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 162 people named Thilges were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49 adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $701
  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was Bernard
  • 15% of women had paying jobs

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

  • Most mothers originated from Luxemburg
  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • 38 were first-generation Americans
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940