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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 3,744 people named Cumming in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Cumming in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,126 people named Cumming were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 2,122 females, Alice was the most common name
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 54%, or 565 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 21% were first-generation Americans
  • 741 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 522 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from New York