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Find more Mitchum 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 38 more people named Mitchum 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 1,190 people named Mitchum in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Mitchum in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,228 people named Mitchum were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 60 were disabled
  • 36% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,626
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 610 females, Mary was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • 5 were born in foreign countries
  • 344 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 4% were first-generation Americans