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Find more Herget 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 51 less people named Herget 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 469 people named Herget in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Herget in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 418 people named Herget were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24% were children
  • For 216 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 45 women had paying jobs
  • 26% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • 44% were first-generation Americans
  • 207 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from New York