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Find more Sewer 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 155 more people named Sewer 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 170 people named Sewer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 91% more people named Sewer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 325 people named Sewer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 177 females, Elizabeth was the most common name
  • 53% reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 308 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • 18 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 45 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940