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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 15 people named Lancas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 293% more people named Lancas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 59 people named Lancas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4 reported their race as other than white
  • Although 46% were female, the most common name for males was Edward
  • Most common occupation was maid
  • The youngest was 2 and the oldest was 82

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

  • 8 were first-generation Americans
  • 53% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Maine
  • The most common mother tongue was Greek