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Find more Chamberlain 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 1,007 less people named Chamberlain 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 15,902 people named Chamberlain in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Chamberlain in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 14,895 people named Chamberlain were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 7,414 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 1,892 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,547
  • 621 were disabled
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 16% were first-generation Americans
  • 757 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most fathers originated from New York