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Find more Malter 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 352 more people named Malter 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 354 people named Malter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 99% more people named Malter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 706 people named Malter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 73 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,182
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 59%, or 109 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 25% were children

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

  • 88 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • Most mothers originated from Austria
  • 87 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940