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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 4,168 people named Carden in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Carden in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,329 people named Carden were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 362 women had paying jobs
  • 33% were children
  • For 2,187 females, Ruth was the most common name
  • 1,422 were children

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

  • 388 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia
  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Tennessee