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Find more Townsand 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 552 more people named Townsand 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 461 people named Townsand in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 120% more people named Townsand in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,013 people named Townsand were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 176 adults were unmarried
  • 5% were disabled
  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Alabama
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 224 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 27 were first-generation Americans