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Find more Make 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 534 more people named Make 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 173 people named Make in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 309% more people named Make in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 707 people named Make were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 14 weeks of vacation a year
  • 186 were children
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • Although 45% were female, the most common name for males was John

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Finland
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 43% were first-generation Americans
  • 56 were born in foreign countries