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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 781 people named Poulton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% less people named Poulton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 663 people named Poulton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 177 were children
  • For 339 females, Dorothy was the most common name
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 91
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 20% were first-generation Americans
  • 154 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German