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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 66 people named Elber in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% more people named Elber in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 88 people named Elber were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 26% were children
  • 21% of women had paying jobs
  • For 47 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 50%, or 10 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 17 were first-generation Americans
  • 26% were first-generation Americans
  • 16 were born in foreign countries