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Find more Islam 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 27 more people named Islam 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 21 people named Islam in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 129% more people named Islam in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 48 people named Islam were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,433
  • For 19 females, Annie was the most common name
  • 9 adults were unmarried
  • 73%, or 8 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 13 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Georgia
  • 5% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Greek