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Find more Thomptson 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 83 more people named Thomptson 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 86 people named Thomptson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 97% more people named Thomptson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 169 people named Thomptson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 18 adults were unmarried
  • 16% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $1,033
  • 52%, or 22 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • 5% were born in foreign countries
  • 27 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada