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Find more Salmanson 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 5 more people named Salmanson 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 27 people named Salmanson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Salmanson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 32 people named Salmanson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 14% owned their homes, valued on average at $6,000
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was secretary
  • 4 women had paying jobs

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

  • 19% were born in foreign countries
  • 17 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 63% were first-generation Americans