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Find more Nellums 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 28 more people named Nellums 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 132 people named Nellums in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% more people named Nellums in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 160 people named Nellums were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 69
  • On average men worked 40 hours a week
  • 17% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,220

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee
  • 2 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • 2% were first-generation Americans