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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 1,735 people named Winkelman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Winkelman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,834 people named Winkelman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 251 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,238
  • 64 were disabled
  • For 904 females, Dorothy was the most common name
  • 493 were children

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

  • 234 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 34% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois