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Find more Dives 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 103 more people named Dives 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 54 people named Dives in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 191% more people named Dives in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 157 people named Dives were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 30% were children
  • 154 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 19 reported their race as other than white

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

  • Most mothers originated from
  • 37 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 10 were first-generation Americans