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Find more Salfer 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 64 more people named Salfer 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 85 people named Salfer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 75% more people named Salfer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 149 people named Salfer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • The average annual income was $1,064
  • For 76 females, Josephine was the most common name

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

  • 53% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Missouri
  • 24% were born in foreign countries
  • 20 were born in foreign countries