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Find more Zehner 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 17 more people named Zehner 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 1,121 people named Zehner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Zehner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,138 people named Zehner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • 22% of adults were unmarried

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Germany