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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 119 people named Waterstradt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% more people named Waterstradt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 135 people named Waterstradt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 72 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 26 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,950
  • 26% were children
  • 35 were children

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

  • 46% were first-generation Americans
  • 17 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois