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Find more Langer 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 91 less people named Langer 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 3,665 people named Langer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Langer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,574 people named Langer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 1,742 females, Helen was the most common name
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 96

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1,034 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • 1,599 were first-generation Americans