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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 1,121 people named Lein in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Lein in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,322 people named Lein were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 150 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,090

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

  • 236 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 42% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Minnesota
  • 235 were born in foreign countries