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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 44 people named Elerson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 198% more people named Elerson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 131 people named Elerson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 49% reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • 127 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 27% were children

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

  • 28% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 37 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Arkansas
  • 5% were first-generation Americans