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Find more Choate 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 126 more people named Choate 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 4,563 people named Choate in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Choate in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,689 people named Choate were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 54%, or 624 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The average annual income was $902
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 468 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,979

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 54 was born in foreign country
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 1,042 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940