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Find more Rimmer 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 170 more people named Rimmer 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 1,304 people named Rimmer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% more people named Rimmer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,474 people named Rimmer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 125 women had paying jobs
  • 1,418 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 11% reported their race as other than white
  • 5% were disabled

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

  • 198 were first-generation Americans
  • 306 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • They most commonly lived in Tennessee