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Find more Cortinas 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 43 less people named Cortinas 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 298 people named Cortinas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% less people named Cortinas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 255 people named Cortinas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 62%, or 38 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 32% of adults were unmarried
  • 2% were disabled
  • 251 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 63 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • 24 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940