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Find more Ferman 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 298 more people named Ferman 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 690 people named Ferman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 43% more people named Ferman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 988 people named Ferman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 193 adults were unmarried
  • 4% were disabled
  • For 480 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 35% owned their homes, valued on average at $5,034

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Michigan
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • 26% were first-generation Americans
  • 15% were born in foreign countries