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Find more Miser 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 34 more people named Miser 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 854 people named Miser in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Miser in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 888 people named Miser were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 108 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,673
  • 14% of women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 162 adults were unmarried

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

  • 34 were born in foreign countries
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania