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Find more Santer 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 720 more people named Santer 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 676 people named Santer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 107% more people named Santer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,396 people named Santer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 26% were children
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 95
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 253 were first-generation Americans
  • 148 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940