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Find more Palma 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 241 more people named Palma 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 1,649 people named Palma in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Palma in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,890 people named Palma were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 64 were disabled
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 91
  • 33% were children
  • The average annual income was $856

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Mexico
  • 817 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Mexico
  • 38% were born in foreign countries