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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 18 people named Semmers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 956% more people named Semmers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 190 people named Semmers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6 were disabled
  • 27% of adults were unmarried
  • 183 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Denmark
  • The most common mother tongue was Yiddish
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Virginia