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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 39 people named Chisalm in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 223% more people named Chisalm in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 126 people named Chisalm were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 12 women had paying jobs
  • 6 adults were unmarried
  • 5 were disabled
  • 9% of adults were unmarried

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

  • Most fathers originated from Mississippi
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • Most mothers originated from Mississippi
  • 29% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940