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Find more Demers 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 143 more people named Demers 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 3,159 people named Demers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Demers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,302 people named Demers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 90
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 3,187 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1,512 were first-generation Americans
  • 346 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • Most mothers originated from Massachusetts