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Find more Reyer 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 458 more people named Reyer 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 601 people named Reyer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 76% more people named Reyer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,059 people named Reyer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,029 rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 518 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 33 were disabled
  • 157 adults were unmarried

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

  • 167 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 107 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • Most mothers originated from Germany