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Find more Carlisle 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 524 less people named Carlisle 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 9,209 people named Carlisle in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Carlisle in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8,685 people named Carlisle were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 756 women had paying jobs
  • 830 reported their race as other than white
  • 10% reported their race as other than white
  • 2,675 were children

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

  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 878 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Alabama
  • 3% were born in foreign countries