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Find more Finn 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 1,144 less people named Finn 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 12,461 people named Finn in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Finn in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 11,317 people named Finn were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 41% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,999
  • 1,241 women had paying jobs
  • The average annual income was $1,187
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Gaelic
  • Most fathers originated from New York