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Find more Padgett 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 1,042 more people named Padgett 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 10,357 people named Padgett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Padgett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 11,399 people named Padgett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 364 were disabled
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92
  • 11,046 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was farmer

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 464 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • They most commonly lived in Georgia