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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 18,527 people named Fulton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Fulton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 17,977 people named Fulton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • For 9,094 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 697 were disabled
  • 2,846 adults were unmarried

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Greek
  • 1,069 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois