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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 515 people named Zimmerly in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Zimmerly in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 515 people named Zimmerly were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 29% were children
  • 5% were disabled
  • 82 adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most immigrants originated from Switzerland
  • 6% were born in foreign countries