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Find more Akerman 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 56 less people named Akerman 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 624 people named Akerman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Akerman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 568 people named Akerman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 291 females, Elizabeth was the most common name
  • 47% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,331
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • 3% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 24% were first-generation Americans
  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • 152 were first-generation Americans