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Find more Kight 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 324 more people named Kight 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 1,934 people named Kight in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Kight in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,258 people named Kight were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 58%, or 305 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 79 were disabled
  • For 1,112 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 268 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 17 was born in foreign country
  • Most fathers originated from West Virginia
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from West Virginia