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Find more Fontaine 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 468 more people named Fontaine 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 4,264 people named Fontaine in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% more people named Fontaine in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,732 people named Fontaine were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $953
  • For 2,353 females, Alice was the most common name
  • 427 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,680
  • 162 reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 20% were born in foreign countries
  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • 847 were born in foreign countries
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940