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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 2,113 people named Aikens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Aikens in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,927 people named Aikens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 61%, or 281 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 657 were children
  • 155 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,276

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

  • 118 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • They most commonly lived in Georgia
  • 12% were first-generation Americans