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Find more Scantlin 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 25 less people named Scantlin 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 284 people named Scantlin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Scantlin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 259 people named Scantlin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 15 women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 94
  • 59%, or 42 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 87 were children

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

  • 34% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 21 were first-generation Americans
  • 7 were born in foreign countries
  • 7% were first-generation Americans