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Find more Maurer 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 971 less people named Maurer 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 10,836 people named Maurer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Maurer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9,865 people named Maurer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 375 were disabled
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 55% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,666

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Hungarian
  • 1,380 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 11% were born in foreign countries