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Find more Horwood 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 336 more people named Horwood 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 126 people named Horwood in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 267% more people named Horwood in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 462 people named Horwood were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 74 adults were unmarried
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 31% were children
  • 23% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from North Carolina
  • 26% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina
  • 73 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940