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Find more Atkison 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 Atkison 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 772 people named Atkison in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Atkison in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 752 people named Atkison were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 732 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 56%, or 102 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 87
  • 20% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 202 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Oklahoma