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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 1,757 people named Claiborne in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Claiborne in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,845 people named Claiborne were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 85 were disabled
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 1,763 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Hungary
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most fathers originated from Louisiana
  • 410 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940