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Find more Master 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 322 more people named Master 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 1,616 people named Master in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% more people named Master in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,938 people named Master were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 26% of adults were unmarried
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 354 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 278 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania