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Find more Newport 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 187 more people named Newport 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 1,988 people named Newport in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Newport in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,175 people named Newport were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,103 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 239 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,089
  • The average annual income was $991

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • Most fathers originated from Missouri
  • 100 were born in foreign countries
  • 5% were born in foreign countries