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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 129 people named Lemas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 94% more people named Lemas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 250 people named Lemas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,776
  • 10 were disabled
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 87
  • 30% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 40 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Portuguese
  • 44% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Azores Islands