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Find more Salters 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 216 more people named Salters 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 822 people named Salters in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Salters in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,038 people named Salters were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 89
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 34% were children
  • 349 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • 205 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • They most commonly lived in Alabama