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Find more Souza 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 1,117 less people named Souza 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 7,777 people named Souza in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% less people named Souza in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,660 people named Souza were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 917 reported their race as other than white
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 94
  • 14% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 703 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 11% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 4,239 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Hawaii