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Find more Alfred 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 676 more people named Alfred 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 2,482 people named Alfred in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Alfred in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,158 people named Alfred were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 120 were disabled
  • 57%, or 429 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 285 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,830
  • For 1,563 females, Mary was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 139 were born in foreign countries
  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada