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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 34 people named Ellar in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 91% more people named Ellar in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 65 people named Ellar were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5 women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 2 were disabled
  • 13 adults were unmarried

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

  • 2 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina