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Find more Modderman 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 37 more people named Modderman 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 110 people named Modderman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 34% more people named Modderman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 147 people named Modderman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 11% of women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 49 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was celery grower
  • 42 were children

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

  • 57 were first-generation Americans
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 52% were first-generation Americans