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Find more Emling 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 74 more people named Emling 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 227 people named Emling in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% more people named Emling in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 301 people named Emling were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 27% were children
  • 10 were disabled
  • 293 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 50 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940