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Find more Empfield 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 18 less people named Empfield 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 157 people named Empfield in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Empfield in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 139 people named Empfield were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 134 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 54% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,194
  • 21% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania