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

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In 1940, 764 people named Mccaig were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 32% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,613
  • For 390 females, Betty was the most common name
  • 269 were children

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

  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • 17% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee