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Find more Latham 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 264 less people named Latham 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 10,355 people named Latham in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Latham in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 10,091 people named Latham were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,181 reported their race as other than white
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was James
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 32% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 874 were first-generation Americans
  • 8% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee