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Find more Cheetham 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 90 less people named Cheetham 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 564 people named Cheetham in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% less people named Cheetham in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 474 people named Cheetham were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% reported their race as other than white
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • Most common occupation was housework
  • 60%, or 77 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 169 were first-generation Americans
  • 30% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • 108 were born in foreign countries