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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 312 people named Lawernce in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 95% more people named Lawernce in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 607 people named Lawernce were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 82
  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • 34% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,926

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

  • 15% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 15% were first-generation Americans
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • 48 were first-generation Americans