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Find more Poet 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 77 less people named Poet 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 298 people named Poet in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% less people named Poet in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 221 people named Poet were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 30% were children
  • 4% were disabled
  • 3 reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940