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Find more Error 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 123 more people named Error 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 21 people named Error in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 586% more people named Error in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 144 people named Error were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 67%, or 6 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 33% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,267
  • 90% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 11% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 9 were born in foreign countries
  • 43% were born in foreign countries
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Georgia