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Find more Leasure 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 204 less people named Leasure 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 2,153 people named Leasure in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Leasure in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,949 people named Leasure were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 13% of women had paying jobs
  • The average annual income was $904
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 376 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from West Virginia
  • 28 was born in foreign country