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Find more Fong 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 380 more people named Fong 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 2,329 people named Fong in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Fong in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,709 people named Fong were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2,362 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • For 885 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 53 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,601

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from California
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • 1,255 were born in foreign countries