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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 169 people named Smyer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 72% more people named Smyer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 291 people named Smyer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 8% were disabled
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 8% reported their race as other than white
  • 19 were disabled

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina
  • 14 were first-generation Americans
  • 35 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940