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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 925 people named Edelson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Edelson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 985 people named Edelson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49 owned their homes, valued on average at $5,679
  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 116 women had paying jobs
  • 20% owned their homes, valued on average at $5,679

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

  • 379 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 41% were born in foreign countries