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Find more Simon 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 1,958 more people named Simon 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 34,766 people named Simon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% more people named Simon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 36,724 people named Simon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 18,373 females, Rose was the most common name
  • 29% were children
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 19% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 35% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940