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Find more Scarlett 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 223 more people named Scarlett 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 1,290 people named Scarlett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Scarlett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,513 people named Scarlett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 50%, or 193 people, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 47% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,848
  • 29% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 109 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 8% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee