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Find more Rich 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 893 less people named Rich 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 26,229 people named Rich in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Rich in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 25,336 people named Rich were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 7,832 were children
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 2,714 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,457

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 2,160 were born in foreign countries
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940