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Find more Simons 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 1,708 less people named Simons 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 18,153 people named Simons in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Simons in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 16,445 people named Simons were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 31% were children
  • 15,759 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 1,892 reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3,430 were first-generation Americans