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Find more Selectman 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 10 more people named Selectman 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 25 people named Selectman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 40% more people named Selectman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 35 people named Selectman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was maid
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 4 owned their homes, valued on average at $775

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Missouri
  • 6% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 1 were born in foreign countries