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Find more Leiter 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 42 more people named Leiter 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 1,306 people named Leiter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Leiter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,348 people named Leiter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 105 women had paying jobs
  • 1,296 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 6% were disabled
  • 63 were disabled

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

  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan