You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Clenton 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 422 more people named Clenton in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.

Gender

Create, build, and explore your family tree.

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 99 people named Clenton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 426% more people named Clenton in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 521 people named Clenton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 160 were children
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • For 262 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 28% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from South Carolina