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Find more Harms 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 285 less people named Harms 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 6,601 people named Harms in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Harms in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,316 people named Harms were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $982
  • 1,058 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 48 hours a week
  • 52% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,049

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 12% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 40% were first-generation Americans