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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 2,558 people named Leger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Leger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,783 people named Leger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 378 adults were unmarried
  • 38% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 23% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Canada French
  • Most fathers originated from Canada French