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Find more Borchers 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 116 less people named Borchers 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 1,553 people named Borchers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Borchers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,437 people named Borchers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 195 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,752
  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 200 were born in foreign countries
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 259 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940