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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 164 people named Marritt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 161% more people named Marritt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 428 people named Marritt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 73 adults were unmarried
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Joseph
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 409 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee
  • 13% were first-generation Americans
  • 93 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England