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Find more Halper 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 123 more people named Halper 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 695 people named Halper in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Halper in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 818 people named Halper were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 216 were children
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 24 reported their race as other than white

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 75 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 373 were first-generation Americans