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Find more Swinson 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 257 more people named Swinson 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 1,396 people named Swinson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Swinson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,653 people named Swinson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 63 were disabled
  • 126 women had paying jobs
  • 15% of women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • 4% were born in foreign countries