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Find more Grese 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 256 more people named Grese 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 98 people named Grese in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 261% more people named Grese in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 354 people named Grese were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 31% of adults were unmarried
  • For 184 females, Helen was the most common name
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 67 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940