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Find more Ascher 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 67 more people named Ascher 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 804 people named Ascher in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Ascher in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 871 people named Ascher were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 89
  • The average annual income was $1,269
  • 70 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,864

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

  • Most fathers originated from Russia
  • 46% were first-generation Americans
  • 26% were born in foreign countries
  • 210 were born in foreign countries