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Find more Strickland 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 1,180 more people named Strickland 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 29,120 people named Strickland in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Strickland in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 30,300 people named Strickland were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $775
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 94
  • 14% reported their race as other than white
  • 2,602 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,214

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • 1,358 were first-generation Americans
  • 348 was born in foreign country
  • Most fathers originated from Alabama