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Find more Loper 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 91 more people named Loper 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 3,669 people named Loper in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Loper in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,760 people named Loper were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 44% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,617

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 703 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • 9% were first-generation Americans