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Find more Zion 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 53 less people named Zion 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 747 people named Zion in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Zion in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 694 people named Zion were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 26 were disabled
  • For 350 females, Ruth was the most common name
  • 82 women had paying jobs
  • 667 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Virginia
  • 31% were first-generation Americans
  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 92 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940