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Find more Holmer 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 4,383 more people named Holmer 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 1,470 people named Holmer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 298% more people named Holmer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,853 people named Holmer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 567 women had paying jobs
  • 19% of women had paying jobs
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 931 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 19% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia
  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden