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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 893 people named Rivet in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Rivet in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 798 people named Rivet were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 27% of adults were unmarried
  • 30 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was carpenter

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 103 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Canada French
  • Most fathers originated from Canada French
  • The most common mother tongue was Canada French