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Find more Miller 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 50,596 more people named Miller 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 624,117 people named Miller in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Miller in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 674,713 people named Miller were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 26,310 were disabled
  • 5% were disabled
  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,177
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • 7% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 116,297 were first-generation Americans