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Find more Elders 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 227 more people named Elders 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 830 people named Elders in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Elders in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,057 people named Elders were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 130 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 1,010 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 96

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Georgia
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 252 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 69 were first-generation Americans