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Find more Beringer 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 61 more people named Beringer 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 857 people named Beringer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% more people named Beringer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 918 people named Beringer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 52%, or 128 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 168 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 145 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 130 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Russia