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

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In 1940, 264 people named Glendon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 58%, or 42 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was laborer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 40 were born in foreign countries
  • 42 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Armenian
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey