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Find more Whitmarsh 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 10 less people named Whitmarsh 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 784 people named Whitmarsh in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Whitmarsh in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 774 people named Whitmarsh were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 404 females, Mary was the most common name
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 89
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 738 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 38 were born in foreign countries
  • 134 were first-generation Americans
  • 156 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from New York