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Find more Carrie 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 525 more people named Carrie 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 839 people named Carrie in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 63% more people named Carrie in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,364 people named Carrie were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 163 women had paying jobs
  • 42% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,059
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 94
  • 243 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 20% were born in foreign countries
  • 175 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from North Carolina