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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 76 more
named Emer in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 197 people named Emer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 39% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 273 people
named Emer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
Most common occupation was stenographer
They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
94% rented out rooms to boarders
13 reported their race as other than white
Learn where they came from and where they went.
As Emer families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
Most immigrants originated from Austria
34 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940