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Find more Elofson 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 21 less people named Elofson 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 225 people named Elofson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Elofson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 204 people named Elofson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was housekeeper
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 82
  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 25% were children

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

  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 97 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Sweden
  • Most mothers originated from Sweden