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Find more Canson 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 394 more people named Canson 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 33 people named Canson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1194% more people named Canson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 427 people named Canson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 127 were children
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $1,021

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most immigrants originated from Belgium
  • Most fathers originated from Connecticut
  • 24% were born in foreign countries