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Find more Somson 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 119 more people named Somson 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 22 people named Somson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 541% more people named Somson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 141 people named Somson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 72 females, Marie was the most common name
  • 17 reported their race as other than white
  • 57%, or 21 people, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 8 were born in foreign countries
  • 10 were first-generation Americans
  • 36% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia