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Find more Ortis 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 226 less people named Ortis 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 699 people named Ortis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 32% less people named Ortis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 473 people named Ortis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 102 reported their race as other than white
  • 39% were children
  • 74%, or 75 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 14 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Louisiana
  • 215 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish