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Find more Forge 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 9 less people named Forge 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 309 people named Forge in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Forge in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 300 people named Forge were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 6% were disabled
  • 34 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,728
  • 55%, or 45 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 52 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 54 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada