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Find more Drum 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 59 less people named Drum 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 2,730 people named Drum in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Drum in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,671 people named Drum were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 1,351 females, Helen was the most common name
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 29% were children
  • 113 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 125 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Swiss
  • Most mothers originated from North Carolina
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland