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Find more Serles 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 65 more people named Serles 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 193 people named Serles in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 34% more people named Serles in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 258 people named Serles were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 85
  • 10% reported their race as other than white
  • 21 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,169
  • 248 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 23 were first-generation Americans
  • 10 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • They most commonly lived in New York