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Find more Nieves 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 882 less people named Nieves 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 8,296 people named Nieves in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Nieves in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7,414 people named Nieves were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 11 were disabled
  • 4% were disabled
  • Most common occupation was labrador
  • 2% of adults were unmarried

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

  • Most fathers originated from Puerto Rico
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most mothers originated from Puerto Rico