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Find more Kate 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 617 more people named Kate 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 313 people named Kate in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 197% more people named Kate in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 930 people named Kate were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 101 women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 100
  • For 481 females, Dorothy was the most common name
  • The average annual income was $922

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 71 were first-generation Americans
  • 23% were first-generation Americans
  • 14% were born in foreign countries