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Find more Damon 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 319 less people named Damon 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 4,017 people named Damon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Damon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,698 people named Damon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • 8% reported their race as other than white
  • 3,539 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • 637 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 643 were first-generation Americans
  • 5% were born in foreign countries