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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 43 people named Tail in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 258% more people named Tail in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 154 people named Tail were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 53 were children
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 20 adults were unmarried
  • 19% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in South Carolina
  • 48 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • 19 were first-generation Americans