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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 89 people named Nyer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 112% more people named Nyer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 189 people named Nyer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • 28% of adults were unmarried
  • For 96 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 8 were disabled

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 33% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania