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Find more Mott 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 661 less people named Mott 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 9,416 people named Mott in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Mott in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8,755 people named Mott were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,541 were children
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 93
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 1,404 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada