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Find more Dudgeon 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 20 less people named Dudgeon 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 971 people named Dudgeon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Dudgeon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 951 people named Dudgeon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 909 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 43%, or 118 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 7 reported their race as other than white
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was James

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 35 were born in foreign countries
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 12% were first-generation Americans