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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 2,536 people named Sumpter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Sumpter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,767 people named Sumpter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 367 adults were unmarried
  • 107 were disabled
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • 187 were first-generation Americans
  • 7% were first-generation Americans