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Find more Linwood 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 47 more people named Linwood 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 210 people named Linwood in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Linwood in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 257 people named Linwood were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 131 reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 5% were disabled
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 86

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • 19 were first-generation Americans