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Find more Diggs 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 312 less people named Diggs 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 6,707 people named Diggs in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Diggs in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,395 people named Diggs were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,111 were children
  • Most common occupation was maid
  • 62% reported their race as other than white
  • 753 women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • 232 were first-generation Americans
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1% were born in foreign countries