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Find more Macknight 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 70 less people named Macknight 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 382 people named Macknight in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Macknight in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 312 people named Macknight were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 165 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 8% were disabled
  • 14% reported their race as other than white
  • 22% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 49 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Scotland
  • 27% were first-generation Americans
  • 104 were first-generation Americans