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Find more Scudder 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 185 less people named Scudder 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 2,617 people named Scudder in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Scudder in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,432 people named Scudder were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 401 adults were unmarried
  • 6% were disabled
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • The average annual income was $1,119

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

  • Most mothers originated from New Jersey
  • The most common mother tongue was Hungarian
  • Most immigrants originated from India
  • 2% were born in foreign countries