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Find more Householder 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 140 less people named Householder 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 2,219 people named Householder in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Householder in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,079 people named Householder were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,032 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 273 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,627
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 685 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 373 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 20 was born in foreign country
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania