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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 186 people named Lessin in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Lessin in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 181 people named Lessin were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4 were disabled
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 3% were disabled
  • 1% reported their race as other than white

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Greek
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 83 were first-generation Americans
  • 55 were born in foreign countries