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Find more Simmerman 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 165 more people named Simmerman 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 1,047 people named Simmerman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Simmerman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,212 people named Simmerman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farm laborer
  • 51% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,621
  • 359 were children
  • 47%, or 142 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • 31 were born in foreign countries
  • 256 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940