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Find more Yeoman 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 224 less people named Yeoman 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 1,312 people named Yeoman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% less people named Yeoman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,088 people named Yeoman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 143 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,885
  • 1,038 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was John

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 67 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • Most fathers originated from Iowa
  • 224 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940