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Find more Napper 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 59 less people named Napper 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 1,266 people named Napper in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Napper in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,207 people named Napper were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 58%, or 168 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 92
  • 19% of women had paying jobs
  • 34% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 56 were born in foreign countries
  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia