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Find more Holding 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 91 more people named Holding 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 738 people named Holding in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Holding in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 829 people named Holding were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 81 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,639
  • The average annual income was $1,114
  • 64 women had paying jobs

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

  • 111 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 80 were born in foreign countries
  • 11% were born in foreign countries
  • 119 were first-generation Americans