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Find more Stephens 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 4,239 less people named Stephens 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 62,228 people named Stephens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Stephens in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 57,989 people named Stephens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 28,966 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 4,650 women had paying jobs
  • 7,824 adults were unmarried
  • 20% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • Most fathers originated from Texas