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Find more Celaya 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 145 more people named Celaya 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 274 people named Celaya in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 53% more people named Celaya in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 419 people named Celaya were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,191
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 89
  • 67 adults were unmarried
  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was Manuel

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

  • 35% were born in foreign countries
  • 116 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Arizona
  • 42% were first-generation Americans