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Find more Newsom 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 1,189 less people named Newsom 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 6,234 people named Newsom in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% less people named Newsom in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,045 people named Newsom were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 56%, or 666 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 2,500 females, Betty was the most common name
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Mississippi
  • 47 was born in foreign country
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 4% were first-generation Americans