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

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In 1940, 467 people named Eargle were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 11 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was carpenter
  • 54 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,341

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

  • 81 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from South Carolina
  • They most commonly lived in South Carolina
  • 1% were first-generation Americans