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Find more Pfeifer 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 202 less people named Pfeifer 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 4,849 people named Pfeifer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Pfeifer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,647 people named Pfeifer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • 53% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,389
  • 1,418 were children
  • 17 reported their race as other than white

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Hungarian
  • 12% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 1,778 were first-generation Americans