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Find more Eder 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 229 more people named Eder 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 1,937 people named Eder in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Eder in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,166 people named Eder were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 51%, or 301 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 70 were disabled
  • 584 were children
  • 18% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 427 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • 301 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940