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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 305 people named Lawerance in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 66% more people named Lawerance in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 506 people named Lawerance were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 167 were children
  • 58 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,682

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 94 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 29 were born in foreign countries