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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 6,620 people named Aiken in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% less people named Aiken in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,375 people named Aiken were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • 1,050 adults were unmarried
  • 619 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,275
  • 59%, or 961 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Lithuanian
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • 345 were born in foreign countries
  • 1,179 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940