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Find more Stanffer 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 2,459 more people named Stanffer 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 66 people named Stanffer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3726% more people named Stanffer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,525 people named Stanffer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 1,289 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 383 adults were unmarried
  • 731 were children
  • 29% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940