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Find more Leitch 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 170 less people named Leitch 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 1,859 people named Leitch in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Leitch in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,689 people named Leitch were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,622 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 28% were children
  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $1,351

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

  • 242 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Maryland
  • Most fathers originated from Maryland
  • 18% were born in foreign countries