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Find more Stelson 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 304 more people named Stelson 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 64 people named Stelson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 475% more people named Stelson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 368 people named Stelson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,202
  • 28% were children
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92
  • 354 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 12% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Poland
  • 6 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia