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Find more Payzant 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 25 more people named Payzant 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 116 people named Payzant in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Payzant in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 141 people named Payzant were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 15% of women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 11 women had paying jobs
  • For 74 females, Evelyn was the most common name

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

  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Nebraska
  • 38 were first-generation Americans
  • 33% were first-generation Americans