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Find more Course 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 16 more people named Course 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 125 people named Course in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% more people named Course in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 141 people named Course were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 71%, or 25 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 31% were children
  • 37 reported their race as other than white
  • For 75 females, Margaret was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 16 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Mississippi
  • 22 were first-generation Americans
  • 18% were first-generation Americans