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Find more Volz 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 299 less people named Volz 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 2,956 people named Volz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Volz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,657 people named Volz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 471 adults were unmarried
  • 384 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,816
  • 241 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 282 were born in foreign countries
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940