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Find more Ritts 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 172 more people named Ritts 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 418 people named Ritts in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 41% more people named Ritts in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 590 people named Ritts were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 13 were disabled
  • The average annual income was $1,069
  • 49% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,492

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

  • 8% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • 5 was born in foreign country