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Find more Amman relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 4 less people named Amman in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 406 people named Amman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Amman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 402 people named Amman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 26 women had paying jobs
  • 386 rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 197 females, Mary was the most common name
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was John

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 41% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German