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Find more Jonson 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 756 more people named Jonson 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 1,031 people named Jonson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 73% more people named Jonson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,787 people named Jonson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 324 adults were unmarried
  • 41% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,655
  • 171 women had paying jobs
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most mothers originated from Georgia
  • 22% were born in foreign countries
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 344 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940