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Find more Freman 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 358 more people named Freman 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 990 people named Freman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 36% more people named Freman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,348 people named Freman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 221 adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • For 671 females, Helen was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Virginia
  • Most fathers originated from Virginia
  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania