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Find more Margolies 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 127 more people named Margolies 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 585 people named Margolies in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Margolies in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 712 people named Margolies were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was operator
  • 87%, or 170 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 367 females, Rose was the most common name
  • 22% were children

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 276 were born in foreign countries
  • 48% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Austria