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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 53 people named Faulkener in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 208% more people named Faulkener in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 163 people named Faulkener were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 10 were disabled
  • 28% of adults were unmarried
  • 31 adults were unmarried
  • 62%, or 23 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 26 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Northern Ireland
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 1 were born in foreign countries