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Find more Forman 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 206 less people named Forman 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 7,111 people named Forman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Forman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,905 people named Forman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • 1,267 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 934 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • Most mothers originated from New York