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Find more Pile 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 191 less people named Pile 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 1,065 people named Pile in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Pile in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 874 people named Pile were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 25% were children
  • 33 reported their race as other than white
  • 847 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee
  • 124 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from England