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Find more Gropper 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 16 more people named Gropper 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 328 people named Gropper in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Gropper in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 344 people named Gropper were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 331 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 87
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 19% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 55 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 161 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Romania
  • They most commonly lived in New York