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Find more Ament 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 79 more people named Ament 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 1,215 people named Ament in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Ament in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,294 people named Ament were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • 154 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,703
  • 411 were children
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 88

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

  • 23% were first-generation Americans
  • 93 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 279 were first-generation Americans