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Find more Alams 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 74 more people named Alams 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 28 people named Alams in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 264% more people named Alams in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 102 people named Alams were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 11% were disabled
  • 100 rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 37 females, Elva was the most common name
  • 60%, or 12 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Mexico
  • 17 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Puerto Rico