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Find more Midkiff 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 427 more people named Midkiff 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 1,839 people named Midkiff in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% more people named Midkiff in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,266 people named Midkiff were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,206 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 19% of adults were unmarried
  • 859 were children
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 482 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from West Virginia
  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany