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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 184 people named Ziegel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Ziegel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 206 people named Ziegel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 19 women had paying jobs
  • Although 54% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 41 adults were unmarried
  • 5% were disabled

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

  • 84 were first-generation Americans
  • 46% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Russia
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish