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Find more Christman 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 595 more people named Christman 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 7,235 people named Christman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Christman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7,830 people named Christman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 3,959 females, Helen was the most common name
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 49%, or 1,015 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 5% were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 20% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Pennsylvania Dutch
  • 369 were born in foreign countries
  • 5% were born in foreign countries