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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 152 people named Grifith in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 109% more people named Grifith in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 317 people named Grifith were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • For 152 females, Alice was the most common name
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 38% were children

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

  • 13% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from West Virginia
  • They most commonly lived in Mississippi
  • 10 were born in foreign countries