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Find more Eddy 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 265 more people named Eddy 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 11,807 people named Eddy in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Eddy in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 12,072 people named Eddy were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49%, or 1,589 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 1,563 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,780
  • For 6,094 females, Helen was the most common name
  • Most common occupation was salesman

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 575 were born in foreign countries
  • 14% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most mothers originated from New York