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Find more Follett 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 358 less people named Follett 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 1,827 people named Follett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% less people named Follett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,469 people named Follett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 213 adults were unmarried
  • 115 women had paying jobs
  • For 757 females, Mary was the most common name

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 16% were first-generation Americans