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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 513 people named Rumer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% more people named Rumer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 633 people named Rumer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • 87 adults were unmarried
  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • 613 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most fathers originated from Virginia
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia
  • 80 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany