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Find more Maher 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 2,203 less people named Maher 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 13,327 people named Maher in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% less people named Maher in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 11,124 people named Maher were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,247
  • 1,078 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,313
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 12% were born in foreign countries
  • 1,577 were born in foreign countries
  • 5,129 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland