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Find more Torch 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 36 more people named Torch 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 120 people named Torch in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% more people named Torch in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 156 people named Torch were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 19 adults were unmarried
  • 8% reported their race as other than white
  • 4 were disabled
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 68 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • 22 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940