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Find more Edds 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 117 more people named Edds 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 522 people named Edds in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Edds in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 639 people named Edds were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 206 were children
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was farmer

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

  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky
  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1% were born in foreign countries