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Find more Sterger 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 192 more people named Sterger 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 149 people named Sterger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 129% more people named Sterger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 341 people named Sterger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24 women had paying jobs
  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year
  • For 171 females, Rose was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Austria
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 43% were first-generation Americans