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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 628 people named Over in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% more people named Over in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 694 people named Over were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 657 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 110 adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 91

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 14% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • The most common mother tongue was German