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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 408 people named Jarnigan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 43% more people named Jarnigan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 584 people named Jarnigan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 284 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 26% of adults were unmarried
  • 92 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 2 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia
  • 13 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Virginia