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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 290 people named Hamton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 56% more people named Hamton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 451 people named Hamton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 44% reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 12 weeks of vacation a year
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was farm laborer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • 77 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Georgia