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Where is the Childs family from?
You can see how Childs families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Childs family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Childs families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 121 Childs families living in Massachusetts. This was about 21% of all the recorded Childs's in the USA. Massachusetts and 1 other state had the highest population of Childs families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Childs surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Childs. 18% of Childs men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Childs women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Childs were Truck Driver and Laundress.