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Find more Maris 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 394 more people named Maris 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 1,348 people named Maris in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 29% more people named Maris in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,742 people named Maris were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,004
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 220 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,292

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 14% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Mexico
  • 286 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 183 were born in foreign countries