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Find more Follmer 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 38 more people named Follmer 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 748 people named Follmer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Follmer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 786 people named Follmer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 52%, or 114 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The average annual income was $1,170
  • 767 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 48% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,500

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

  • 100 were born in foreign countries
  • 13% were born in foreign countries
  • 120 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Missouri