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Find more Leedom 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 17 less people named Leedom 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 831 people named Leedom in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Leedom in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 814 people named Leedom were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 27% were children
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • For 427 females, Virginia was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most immigrants originated from United States