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Find more Kelton 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 64 more people named Kelton 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 1,478 people named Kelton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Kelton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,542 people named Kelton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 141 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,702
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • 139 women had paying jobs

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

  • 39 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940