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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 104 people named Zierer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 37% more people named Zierer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 142 people named Zierer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 71 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 133 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 28% were children
  • 17 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,850

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

  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • 14 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • 18 were born in foreign countries