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Find more Whitmore 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 627 less people named Whitmore 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 8,644 people named Whitmore in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Whitmore in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8,017 people named Whitmore were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 7,671 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 775 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Virginia
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia
  • 1,512 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940