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Find more Elliott 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 1,610 less people named Elliott 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 63,388 people named Elliott in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Elliott in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 61,778 people named Elliott were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • For 31,298 females, Dorothy was the most common name
  • 2,393 were disabled
  • 17% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 11,653 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940