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Find more Ricker 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 2 less people named Ricker 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 5,142 people named Ricker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Ricker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,140 people named Ricker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 210 were disabled
  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Maine
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 796 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 5% were born in foreign countries