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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 50 people named Cahanin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Cahanin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 61 people named Cahanin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 56 hours a week
  • 17% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 3 weeks of vacation a year
  • 33% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,175

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most mothers originated from Louisiana
  • 2% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Louisiana