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Find more Auerbach 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 725 less people named Auerbach 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 1,890 people named Auerbach in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% less people named Auerbach in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,165 people named Auerbach were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17 reported their race as other than white
  • 25% of women had paying jobs
  • 24% were children
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Harry

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

  • 937 were first-generation Americans
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Russia
  • 50% were first-generation Americans