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Find more Stauffer 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 2,254 less people named Stauffer 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 8,338 people named Stauffer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% less people named Stauffer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,084 people named Stauffer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 204 were disabled
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • For 3,084 females, Anna was the most common name

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most immigrants originated from Switzerland
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 12% were first-generation Americans