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Find more Cardoza 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 291 more people named Cardoza 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 1,731 people named Cardoza in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Cardoza in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,022 people named Cardoza were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 1,949 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was farmer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 337 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Portugal
  • They most commonly lived in Rhode Island
  • 878 were first-generation Americans