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Find more Sperr 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 99 more people named Sperr 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 133 people named Sperr in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 74% more people named Sperr in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 232 people named Sperr were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 11 women had paying jobs
  • 10 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 51 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German