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Find more Maxson 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 74 more people named Maxson 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 2,092 people named Maxson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Maxson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,166 people named Maxson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96 were disabled
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 2% reported their race as other than white
  • 619 were children

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 224 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York