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Find more Isreal 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 144 less people named Isreal 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 986 people named Isreal in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% less people named Isreal in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 842 people named Isreal were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 408 females, Rose was the most common name
  • 73%, or 153 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Harry
  • 238 were children

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

  • 29% were first-generation Americans
  • 245 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • The most common mother tongue was Russian