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Find more Griffitt 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 327 more people named Griffitt 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 169 people named Griffitt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 193% more people named Griffitt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 496 people named Griffitt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 16 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 93
  • 4% reported their race as other than white

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

  • Most fathers originated from South Carolina
  • They most commonly lived in Missouri
  • 8% were first-generation Americans
  • 14 were first-generation Americans