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Find more Arkwright 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 45 more people named Arkwright 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 201 people named Arkwright in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Arkwright in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 246 people named Arkwright were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • For 128 females, Florence was the most common name
  • 37 adults were unmarried
  • 32 reported their race as other than white

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

  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • 24 were first-generation Americans