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Find more Rieger 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 111 more people named Rieger 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 2,623 people named Rieger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Rieger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,734 people named Rieger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 356 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,135
  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 496 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany