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Find more Clanton 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 46 less people named Clanton 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 3,361 people named Clanton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Clanton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,315 people named Clanton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 36% were children
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 34% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,804
  • 441 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most mothers originated from North Carolina
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • 805 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940