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Find more Farter 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 644 more people named Farter 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 17 people named Farter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3788% more people named Farter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 661 people named Farter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 56%, or 87 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 30% were children
  • 629 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky
  • The most common mother tongue was German