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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 260 people named Houlton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Houlton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 317 people named Houlton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3% were disabled
  • 17 reported their race as other than white
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 19% of women had paying jobs

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 76 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940