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Find more Celia 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 131 more people named Celia 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 348 people named Celia in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% more people named Celia in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 479 people named Celia were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 17 reported their race as other than white
  • For 235 females, Josephine was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • 6% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 53% were first-generation Americans