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Find more Nash 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 2,522 less people named Nash 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 29,298 people named Nash in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Nash in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 26,776 people named Nash were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 39% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,107
  • For 13,444 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 19% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 5% were born in foreign countries
  • 13% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • 3,882 were first-generation Americans