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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 123 people named Lavitt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 51% more people named Lavitt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 186 people named Lavitt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 47 were children
  • For 89 females, Sarah was the most common name
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 24 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,400

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

  • They most commonly lived in Massachusetts
  • 36% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Maine
  • 31 were born in foreign countries