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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 82 people named Lafary in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 55% more people named Lafary in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 127 people named Lafary were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 126 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 3% were disabled
  • On average men worked 51 hours a week

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

  • 25 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Indiana
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • 5 were first-generation Americans