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Find more Clemson 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 9 less people named Clemson 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 389 people named Clemson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Clemson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 380 people named Clemson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28% were children
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 92
  • 46%, or 44 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 358 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • 51 were first-generation Americans
  • 25 were born in foreign countries
  • 6% were born in foreign countries