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Find more Laughner 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 122 more people named Laughner 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 362 people named Laughner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 34% more people named Laughner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 484 people named Laughner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 14% of women had paying jobs
  • 41 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,690
  • For 238 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 61%, or 66 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 17 were first-generation Americans
  • 3 was born in foreign country
  • 5% were first-generation Americans
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940