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Find more Stites 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 100 less people named Stites 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 2,209 people named Stites in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Stites in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,109 people named Stites were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 623 were children
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 14% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940