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Find more Edmonson 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 219 less people named Edmonson 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 3,055 people named Edmonson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Edmonson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,836 people named Edmonson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 267 women had paying jobs
  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • For 1,457 females, Betty was the most common name
  • The average annual income was $796

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

  • 23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • 2% were born in foreign countries