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Find more Right 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 322 less people named Right 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 2,140 people named Right in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% less people named Right in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,818 people named Right were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 85 were disabled
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 7% were disabled
  • 169 women had paying jobs

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 5% were first-generation Americans