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Find more Nelons 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 99 more people named Nelons 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 24 people named Nelons in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 412% more people named Nelons in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 123 people named Nelons were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $910
  • 7% were disabled
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 28 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 8% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • 2 were first-generation Americans