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Find more Mose 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 553 more people named Mose 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 1,315 people named Mose in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 42% more people named Mose in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,868 people named Mose were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 167 women had paying jobs
  • 161 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,739
  • 493 reported their race as other than white
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was George

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

  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 101 were born in foreign countries
  • 241 were first-generation Americans
  • 18% were first-generation Americans