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Find more Caraway 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 177 less people named Caraway 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 2,783 people named Caraway in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Caraway in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,606 people named Caraway were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 390 reported their race as other than white
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92
  • The average annual income was $738
  • 36% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 27% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 90 were first-generation Americans
  • 13 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Alabama