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Find more Christians 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 224 more people named Christians 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 548 people named Christians in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 41% more people named Christians in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 772 people named Christians were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 275 were children
  • 55% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,698
  • For 388 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 112 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 17% were born in foreign countries
  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Italy