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Find more Tweed 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 145 less people named Tweed 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 1,721 people named Tweed in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Tweed in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,576 people named Tweed were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2% reported their race as other than white
  • 1,512 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 53 were disabled
  • 132 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 300 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940