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Find more Fryer 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 345 less people named Fryer 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 4,477 people named Fryer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Fryer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,132 people named Fryer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 30% were children
  • 321 women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 97
  • 3,958 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Georgia
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from England