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Find more Flint 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 240 less people named Flint 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 9,010 people named Flint in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Flint in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8,770 people named Flint were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 602 reported their race as other than white
  • 8,422 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 29% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1,521 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most mothers originated from West Virginia