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Find more Foard 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 129 less people named Foard 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 687 people named Foard in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% less people named Foard in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 558 people named Foard were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,256
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 132 were children

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

  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina