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Find more Tims 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 48 less people named Tims 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 1,660 people named Tims in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Tims in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,612 people named Tims were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28% reported their race as other than white
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 87
  • 15% of women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 164 were first-generation Americans
  • 387 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 10% were first-generation Americans