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Find more Sparr 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 42 more people named Sparr 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 748 people named Sparr in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Sparr in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 790 people named Sparr were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,150
  • 100 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,150

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • 22% were first-generation Americans
  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • 77 were born in foreign countries