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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 151 people named Embery in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 76% more people named Embery in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 265 people named Embery were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 80
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 13% of women had paying jobs
  • 34% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,859

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

  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 4% were born in foreign countries