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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 567 people named Legate in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Legate in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 563 people named Legate were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 62 adults were unmarried
  • 26 were disabled
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 160 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada