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Find more Seamen 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 34 more people named Seamen 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 324 people named Seamen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Seamen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 358 people named Seamen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 46 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,551
  • 51%, or 48 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 6% were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Maryland
  • 36 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Czechoslovakia
  • 24% were first-generation Americans