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Find more Palmater 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 26 more people named Palmater 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 54 people named Palmater in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 48% more people named Palmater in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 80 people named Palmater were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 55%, or 12 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 43 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 4 were disabled
  • 27% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 11% were born in foreign countries
  • 6 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • Most mothers originated from New York