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Find more Lawry relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 826 more people named Lawry in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 1,725 people named Lawry in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 48% more people named Lawry in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,551 people named Lawry were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 868 were children
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • 13% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 267 were first-generation Americans