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Find more Neighbor 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 21 less people named Neighbor 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 543 people named Neighbor in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Neighbor in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 522 people named Neighbor were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% reported their race as other than white
  • 93% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • For 267 females, Margaret was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 53 were first-generation Americans
  • 114 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • 10% were first-generation Americans