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Find more Masson 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 376 more people named Masson 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 1,363 people named Masson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 28% more people named Masson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,739 people named Masson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,664 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 6% reported their race as other than white
  • 326 adults were unmarried
  • 179 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,663

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Scotland
  • 452 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Scotland
  • 311 were born in foreign countries