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Find more Dolton 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 311 more people named Dolton 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 437 people named Dolton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 71% more people named Dolton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 748 people named Dolton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 32% were children
  • 73 women had paying jobs
  • 237 were children

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

  • 163 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky