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Find more Zwayer 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 17 more people named Zwayer 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 97 people named Zwayer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Zwayer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 114 people named Zwayer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 35% were children
  • 35%, or 9 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 43% were female, the most common name for males was Robert
  • Most common occupation was farmer

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

  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 10 were born in foreign countries
  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin