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Find more Cardin 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 60 more people named Cardin 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 1,373 people named Cardin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Cardin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,433 people named Cardin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 58%, or 197 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 46 reported their race as other than white
  • 26% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Joseph

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 196 were born in foreign countries
  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Canada French
  • 28% were first-generation Americans