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Find more Poon 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 137 more people named Poon 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 110 people named Poon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 125% more people named Poon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 247 people named Poon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 228 rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 46 hours a week
  • The average annual income was $629
  • 92% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 14 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from China
  • 35% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from China