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Find more Tighe 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 322 less people named Tighe 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 3,037 people named Tighe in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Tighe in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,715 people named Tighe were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,563 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 6% were disabled
  • 59%, or 394 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 34% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 251 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 429 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from New York