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Find more Lark relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 53 more people named Lark in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 1,774 people named Lark in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Lark in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,827 people named Lark were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 30% reported their race as other than white
  • 61%, or 283 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 280 adults were unmarried
  • 72 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 261 were first-generation Americans
  • 92 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish