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Find more Commings 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 567 more people named Commings 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 629 people named Commings in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 90% more people named Commings in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,196 people named Commings were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 236 reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 24% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 101 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 182 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania