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Find more Fourier 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 33 more people named Fourier 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 41 people named Fourier in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 80% more people named Fourier in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 74 people named Fourier were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28% of women had paying jobs
  • 71 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 53% were female, the most common name for males was Donald
  • They typically took 12 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • 16 were first-generation Americans
  • 8% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 39% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Oklahoma