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Find more Delva 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 3 less people named Delva 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 77 people named Delva in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Delva in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 74 people named Delva were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 71 rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 32% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,133
  • 6 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,133

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 16 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Belgium
  • 19% were born in foreign countries
  • 15 were born in foreign countries