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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 1,044 people named Laymon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Laymon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,149 people named Laymon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 51%, or 141 people, lived in homes they rented
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 91 women had paying jobs
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was John

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

  • 15 was born in foreign country
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 6% were first-generation Americans