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Find more Pain 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 155 more people named Pain 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 744 people named Pain in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% more people named Pain in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 899 people named Pain were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 2 people
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 82 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,616
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was George

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

  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • They most commonly lived in Alabama
  • 60 were born in foreign countries
  • 12% were first-generation Americans