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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 169 people named Tieszen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Tieszen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 201 people named Tieszen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2% were disabled
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • For 104 females, Martha was the most common name

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from South Dakota
  • 10 were born in foreign countries