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Find more Jenter 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 74 more people named Jenter 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 69 people named Jenter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 107% more people named Jenter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 143 people named Jenter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 22 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940