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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 277 people named Hamsher in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Hamsher in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 329 people named Hamsher were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was housewife
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 88
  • 100 were children

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Kansas
  • 12 were first-generation Americans
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940