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Find more Tweedy 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 18 more people named Tweedy 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 1,780 people named Tweedy in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Tweedy in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,798 people named Tweedy were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was James
  • For 932 females, Helen was the most common name
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 98
  • 54%, or 238 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • 68 were born in foreign countries
  • 204 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Virginia