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Find more Sale 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 242 more people named Sale 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 2,084 people named Sale in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Sale in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,326 people named Sale were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • For 1,159 females, Ruth was the most common name
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 93
  • 154 reported their race as other than white

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • 107 were born in foreign countries
  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940