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Find more Marquette 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 373 less people named Marquette 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 1,309 people named Marquette in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 28% less people named Marquette in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 936 people named Marquette were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 899 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 150 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Louisiana
  • 329 were first-generation Americans