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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 192 people named Chalfont in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 40% more people named Chalfont in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 268 people named Chalfont were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The average annual income was $1,388
  • 45%, or 35 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 41 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,165

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was French And German