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Find more Chisholn 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 80 more people named Chisholn 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 14 people named Chisholn in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 571% more people named Chisholn in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 94 people named Chisholn were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3 were disabled
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was nurse
  • 80%, or 12 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 3 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • 3% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940