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Find more Traves 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 431 more people named Traves 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 323 people named Traves in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 133% more people named Traves in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 754 people named Traves were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 29 were disabled
  • 240 were children
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 32% were children

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • 28% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from West Virginia