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Find more Rickards 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 221 more people named Rickards 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 629 people named Rickards in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 35% more people named Rickards in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 850 people named Rickards were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4% reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • Most common occupation was salesman

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

  • 74 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan