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Find more Stem 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 470 more people named Stem 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 762 people named Stem in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 62% more people named Stem in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,232 people named Stem were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,199 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 26% were children
  • 129 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,582
  • Most common occupation was salesman

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 232 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 64 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania