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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 345 people named Laundry in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Laundry in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 338 people named Laundry were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 38 women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 82

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

  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 120 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York