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Find more Ochs 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 559 less people named Ochs 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 3,010 people named Ochs in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% less people named Ochs in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,451 people named Ochs were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,383 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • 26% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 336 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 34% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish