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Find more Cretes 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 66 more people named Cretes 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 35 people named Cretes in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 189% more people named Cretes in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 101 people named Cretes were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 37 were children
  • 7 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,951
  • 10% were disabled
  • 101 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in Maryland
  • 1 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 8 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940