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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 99 people named Grayton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 122% more people named Grayton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 220 people named Grayton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 10 were disabled
  • 35% were children
  • Although 54% were female, the most common name for males was Edward
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Russian
  • Most mothers originated from South Carolina
  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia