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Find more Holly 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 1,538 less people named Holly 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 7,452 people named Holly in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% less people named Holly in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,914 people named Holly were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 515 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,794
  • 31% were children
  • 29% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Czechoslovakia
  • 317 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • 910 were first-generation Americans