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Find more Haar 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 426 more people named Haar 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 1,088 people named Haar in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 39% more people named Haar in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,514 people named Haar were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,480 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 56% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,923

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 202 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • 13% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Germany