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Find more Cathcart 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 377 less people named Cathcart 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 2,402 people named Cathcart in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% less people named Cathcart in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,025 people named Cathcart were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 52%, or 285 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was James
  • 295 adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 152 were born in foreign countries
  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois