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Find more Seymer 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 52 more people named Seymer 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 98 people named Seymer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 53% more people named Seymer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 150 people named Seymer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 145 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 50%, or 20 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 31 adults were unmarried

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

  • 35% were first-generation Americans
  • 44 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 5 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Wisconsin