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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 37 people named Thonpson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2732% more people named Thonpson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,048 people named Thonpson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 35 were disabled
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 31% were children
  • Most common occupation was farmer

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • 16% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Maryland
  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky