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Find more Square 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 28 more people named Square 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 426 people named Square in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% more people named Square in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 454 people named Square were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 73%, or 81 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 227 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 18% of adults were unmarried
  • 21 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,857

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 33 were born in foreign countries
  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Louisiana
  • 62 were first-generation Americans