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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 458 people named Kightlinger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Kightlinger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 522 people named Kightlinger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 45 women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 88
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • The average annual income was $1,076

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

  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 59 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 1% were born in foreign countries