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Find more Keefer 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 482 less people named Keefer 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 5,464 people named Keefer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Keefer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,982 people named Keefer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 189 were disabled
  • For 2,493 females, Anna was the most common name
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 108
  • Most common occupation was farmer

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Armenian
  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • 665 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania