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Find more Caron 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 833 more people named Caron 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 4,958 people named Caron in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Caron in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,791 people named Caron were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • For 2,894 females, Alice was the most common name
  • 486 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,846

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • They most commonly lived in Maine
  • 44% were first-generation Americans
  • 1,321 were born in foreign countries