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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 28 people named Frankton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 157% more people named Frankton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 72 people named Frankton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,700
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 26% reported their race as other than white
  • 8 women had paying jobs

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

  • 2 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 18% were first-generation Americans
  • 5 were first-generation Americans