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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 2,234 people named Macomber in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Macomber in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,252 people named Macomber were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 375 adults were unmarried
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 21 reported their race as other than white
  • 209 women had paying jobs

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

  • Most mothers originated from Maine
  • 14% were first-generation Americans
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Portuguese