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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 5,317 people named Legg in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Legg in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,482 people named Legg were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 97
  • 395 women had paying jobs
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John

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

  • They most commonly lived in West Virginia
  • 455 were first-generation Americans
  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 9% were first-generation Americans