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Find more Grooms 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 321 more people named Grooms 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 4,310 people named Grooms in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% more people named Grooms in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,631 people named Grooms were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 723 reported their race as other than white
  • 387 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,882
  • 16% reported their race as other than white
  • 1,710 were children

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

  • 199 were first-generation Americans
  • 48 was born in foreign country
  • 23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio