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Find more Conkling 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 77 less people named Conkling 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 1,103 people named Conkling in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Conkling in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,026 people named Conkling were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 225 were children
  • 48%, or 143 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 89

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • 13% were first-generation Americans