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Find more Markland 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 5 more people named Markland 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 1,220 people named Markland in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Markland in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,225 people named Markland were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28% were children
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 13 reported their race as other than white
  • 154 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,002

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 65 were born in foreign countries