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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 392 people named Graper in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 39% more people named Graper in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 545 people named Graper were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 99 adults were unmarried
  • 31 reported their race as other than white
  • 51%, or 77 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most mothers originated from Indiana
  • 146 were first-generation Americans
  • 45 were born in foreign countries