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Find more Austrian 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 26 more people named Austrian 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 90 people named Austrian in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% more people named Austrian in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 116 people named Austrian were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was lawyer
  • 113 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 7% reported their race as other than white
  • 21 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Georgia
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland
  • 49 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Poland