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Find more Stroud 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 1,616 less people named Stroud 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 10,138 people named Stroud in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% less people named Stroud in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8,522 people named Stroud were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,219 reported their race as other than white
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was James
  • 8,231 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 2,882 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 664 were first-generation Americans
  • 7% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • They most commonly lived in South Carolina