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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 1,063 people named Tillis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Tillis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,096 people named Tillis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 18% of adults were unmarried
  • 63%, or 171 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • 58 were born in foreign countries