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Find more Eisman 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 40 less people named Eisman 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 930 people named Eisman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Eisman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 890 people named Eisman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 86
  • 61%, or 137 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 92 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 347 were first-generation Americans
  • 282 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Yiddish