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Find more Zimmer 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 483 less people named Zimmer 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 9,253 people named Zimmer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Zimmer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8,770 people named Zimmer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,483 were children
  • 28% were children
  • 1,613 adults were unmarried
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • 1,144 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1,125 were born in foreign countries