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Find more Six 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 92 more people named Six 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 1,687 people named Six in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Six in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,779 people named Six were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 44% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,242
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 87
  • 54%, or 235 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 4% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • 154 were first-generation Americans
  • 69 were born in foreign countries