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Find more Olivers 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 386 more people named Olivers 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 58 people named Olivers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 666% more people named Olivers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 444 people named Olivers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 96
  • 5% were disabled
  • 40 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,731
  • 17% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 29% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • 15 were born in foreign countries
  • 83 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940