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Find more Dedmon 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 32 more people named Dedmon 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 513 people named Dedmon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Dedmon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 545 people named Dedmon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 72 reported their race as other than white
  • 38% were children
  • 38% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,830
  • For 266 females, Betty was the most common name

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

  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Missouri
  • 2 were born in foreign countries
  • 22 were first-generation Americans