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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 860 people named Clinkscales in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Clinkscales in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 789 people named Clinkscales were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 20% of women had paying jobs
  • 755 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 56 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,613

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

  • 140 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 2% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in South Carolina