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Find more Kriss 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 33 more people named Kriss 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 545 people named Kriss in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Kriss in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 578 people named Kriss were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 18 were disabled
  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • 29% were children

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

  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey