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Find more Pilkington 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 45 less people named Pilkington 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 2,051 people named Pilkington in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Pilkington in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,006 people named Pilkington were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 182 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,884
  • For 1,028 females, Anna was the most common name
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was James
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 91

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

  • 234 were born in foreign countries
  • 20% were first-generation Americans
  • 411 were first-generation Americans
  • 11% were born in foreign countries