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Find more Zieger 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 47 less people named Zieger 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 427 people named Zieger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Zieger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 380 people named Zieger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28% of adults were unmarried
  • 368 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 19% of women had paying jobs
  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,476

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

  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • 49 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 27% were born in foreign countries