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Find more Giers 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 36 more people named Giers 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 95 people named Giers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% more people named Giers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 131 people named Giers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 62 females, Martha was the most common name
  • 27% were children
  • They typically took 7 weeks of vacation a year
  • The average annual income was $957

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

  • 43% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 25% were born in foreign countries