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Find more Volmer 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 184 less people named Volmer 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 658 people named Volmer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 28% less people named Volmer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 474 people named Volmer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 88
  • 129 were children
  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was John

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

  • Most fathers originated from Minnesota
  • 225 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in South Dakota
  • 34% were first-generation Americans