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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 19 people named Distance in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 111% more people named Distance in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 40 people named Distance were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 9% were disabled
  • 100%, or 7 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 2 were disabled
  • The average annual income was $672

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Maryland
  • 11% were first-generation Americans
  • 3% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan