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Find more Degroat 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 331 less people named Degroat 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 886 people named Degroat in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 37% less people named Degroat in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 555 people named Degroat were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 27% of adults were unmarried
  • 98 adults were unmarried
  • 532 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 102 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from New Jersey
  • Most mothers originated from New Jersey
  • 146 were first-generation Americans