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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 2,721 people named Macon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Macon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,189 people named Macon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 48% reported their race as other than white
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • For 1,612 females, Dorothy was the most common name
  • 115 were disabled

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

  • 122 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • 40 was born in foreign country