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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 186 people named Idleman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% more people named Idleman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 210 people named Idleman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • 31% were children
  • 36% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,675
  • 17% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 37 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • 11 were first-generation Americans