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Find more Ridman 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 284 more people named Ridman 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 31 people named Ridman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 916% more people named Ridman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 315 people named Ridman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 167 females, Mildred was the most common name
  • 13 were disabled
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • Although 53% were female, the most common name for males was Charles

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

  • 16% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940