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Find more Dumham 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 153 more people named Dumham 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 56 people named Dumham in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 273% more people named Dumham in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 209 people named Dumham were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 193 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 27% of adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was carpenter
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 34 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada