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Find more Abbot 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 704 less people named Abbot 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 2,842 people named Abbot in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% less people named Abbot in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,138 people named Abbot were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 7% were disabled
  • 7% reported their race as other than white
  • 598 were children
  • 183 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,982

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • 439 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • 173 were born in foreign countries