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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 351 people named Orser in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Orser in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 372 people named Orser were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 91 were children
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 35 women had paying jobs
  • 50 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,181

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 28% were first-generation Americans
  • 97 were first-generation Americans
  • 54 were born in foreign countries