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Find more Tortora 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 47 more people named Tortora 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 520 people named Tortora in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Tortora in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 567 people named Tortora were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 40 owned their homes, valued on average at $5,038
  • 31% were children
  • 556 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • 197 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Italy
  • 38 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940