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Find more Curls 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 47 more people named Curls 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 91 people named Curls in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 52% more people named Curls in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 138 people named Curls were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 12 women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was fruit picker
  • 6 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,755
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

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

  • 37% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Florida
  • 1 was born in foreign country
  • Most immigrants originated from United States