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Find more Sift 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 7 less people named Sift 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 22 people named Sift in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 32% less people named Sift in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 15 people named Sift were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 19 weeks of vacation a year
  • The typical household was 4 people
  • 60%, or 3 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 53% were female, the most common name for males was William

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 3 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Austria
  • 36% were born in foreign countries
  • 36% were first-generation Americans