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Find more Fertig 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 38 less people named Fertig 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 1,171 people named Fertig in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Fertig in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,133 people named Fertig were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25% were children
  • The average annual income was $1,266
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 138 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,958

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

  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • 12% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • 142 were born in foreign countries