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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 2,504 people named Leathers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Leathers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,553 people named Leathers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 51%, or 330 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 33% were children
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was James

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 528 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 27 was born in foreign country
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • 6% were first-generation Americans