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Find more Houser 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 647 less people named Houser 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 10,415 people named Houser in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Houser in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9,768 people named Houser were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 4,901 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 330 were disabled
  • 829 women had paying jobs
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Bohemian
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee