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Find more Steelman 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 200 less people named Steelman 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 2,257 people named Steelman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Steelman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,057 people named Steelman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farming
  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • 645 were children
  • 50%, or 247 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • They most commonly lived in Tennessee
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 59 were born in foreign countries
  • 7% were first-generation Americans