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Find more Groer 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 112 more people named Groer 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 31 people named Groer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 361% more people named Groer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 143 people named Groer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 140 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 23 adults were unmarried
  • 39% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,840
  • 19% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • 29% were born in foreign countries
  • 9 were born in foreign countries