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Find more Redding 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 134 more people named Redding 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 7,696 people named Redding in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Redding in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7,830 people named Redding were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,447 were children
  • 7% were disabled
  • 17% reported their race as other than white
  • 1,211 adults were unmarried

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

  • They most commonly lived in Georgia
  • The most common mother tongue was Bohemian
  • 843 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania