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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 115 people named Athon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Athon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 140 people named Athon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24 adults were unmarried
  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 76
  • Most common occupation was farmer

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

  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • 10 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • The most common mother tongue was Greek