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Find more Cate 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 792 more people named Cate 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 3,235 people named Cate in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Cate in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,027 people named Cate were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 136 were disabled
  • 112 reported their race as other than white

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

  • 447 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Tennessee