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Find more Meyers 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 576 less people named Meyers 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 44,757 people named Meyers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Meyers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 44,181 people named Meyers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4% reported their race as other than white
  • 12,365 were children
  • For 22,014 females, Helen was the most common name
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 12,459 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 28% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany