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Find more Christmas 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 134 less people named Christmas 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 2,159 people named Christmas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Christmas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,025 people named Christmas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 149 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,412
  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 306 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 111 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina
  • Most mothers originated from North Carolina
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada