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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 3,566 people named Lavin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Lavin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,282 people named Lavin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 25 reported their race as other than white
  • 5% were disabled
  • 406 women had paying jobs

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

  • 323 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • 44% were first-generation Americans