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Find more Chipman 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 5 less people named Chipman 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 2,739 people named Chipman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Chipman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,734 people named Chipman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 1,390 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • 113 were disabled
  • 808 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 14% were first-generation Americans
  • 380 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Finnish
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan