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Find more Castles 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 123 less people named Castles 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 655 people named Castles in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% less people named Castles in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 532 people named Castles were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 20% of women had paying jobs
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,231
  • 37 reported their race as other than white
  • For 282 females, Alice was the most common name

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

  • 110 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 7% were born in foreign countries
  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 20% were first-generation Americans