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Find more Etchison 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 39 more people named Etchison 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 896 people named Etchison in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Etchison in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 935 people named Etchison were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was truck driver
  • For 469 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 45 were disabled
  • 11% reported their race as other than white

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Bohemian
  • 40 were first-generation Americans