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Find more Comet 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 21 more people named Comet 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 65 people named Comet in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 32% more people named Comet in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 86 people named Comet were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,660
  • 29% were children
  • 25 were children
  • 39% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 25% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia