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Find more Stenson 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 424 more people named Stenson 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 2,921 people named Stenson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Stenson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,345 people named Stenson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 61%, or 507 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 36% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,299
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 331 were born in foreign countries
  • 11% were born in foreign countries
  • 542 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Norway