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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 646 people named Fairbairn in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Fairbairn in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 581 people named Fairbairn were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • 51%, or 83 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The average annual income was $1,339

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

  • Most fathers originated from England
  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 146 were born in foreign countries
  • 23% were born in foreign countries