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Find more Griffeth 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 731 less people named Griffeth 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 3,073 people named Griffeth in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% less people named Griffeth in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,342 people named Griffeth were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 53%, or 304 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 6% were disabled
  • 744 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 112 were born in foreign countries
  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Gloven
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania