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Find more Swimmer 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 34 less people named Swimmer 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 262 people named Swimmer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% less people named Swimmer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 228 people named Swimmer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 69%, or 38 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 112 females, Evelyn was the most common name
  • 57 reported their race as other than white
  • 50 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 65 were born in foreign countries
  • 62% were first-generation Americans
  • 9% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Hungary