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Find more Rand 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 476 less people named Rand 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 5,664 people named Rand in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Rand in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,188 people named Rand were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • 531 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • For 2,624 females, Helen was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • 1,086 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Maine
  • 19% were first-generation Americans