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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 73 people named Cherman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 336% more people named Cherman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 318 people named Cherman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 136 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 52 adults were unmarried
  • 28 women had paying jobs
  • Although 43% were female, the most common name for males was William

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

  • 48% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Russia
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 44 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940