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Find more Thon 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 20 less people named Thon 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 683 people named Thon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Thon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 663 people named Thon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25 were disabled
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 70 women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Michigan