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Find more Nigro 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 179 more people named Nigro 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 1,712 people named Nigro in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Nigro in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,891 people named Nigro were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 4 people
  • Most common occupation was new worker
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 42% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,726

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • 32% were born in foreign countries