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Find more Sclater 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 38 more people named Sclater 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 Sclater in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 35% more people named Sclater in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 148 people named Sclater were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 43%, or 20 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 75 females, Ann was the most common name
  • 144 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 33 were children

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

  • 24 were born in foreign countries
  • 16% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan